Evolving networks of relative care

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Title: Evolving networks of relative care
Authors: O'Brien, Valerie
Permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/10197/3561
Date: 1999
Online since: 2012-04-10T15:37:50Z
Abstract: The place of relative /kinship care in the Irish child welfare system is presented. The central tenets of the ‘fifth province model’, which underpins the study are briefly explained. A typology of relative /kinship care networks is presented and discussed. The implications of the different categories in terms of the case management implications are discussed briefly.
Funding Details: Not applicable
Type of material: Book Chapter
Publisher: Ashgate
Copyright (published version): 1999 Ashgate
Keywords: Fifith ProvinceKinshipConceptual frameworkIrelandSystemic
Subject LCSH: Kinship care--Ireland
Child welfare--Ireland
Language: en
Status of Item: Peer reviewed
Is part of: Greeff, R. (ed.). Fostering kinship : an international perspective on kinship foster care
ISBN: 978-1-85742-410-2
Appears in Collections:Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice Research Collection

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