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Children could stay with their families rather than being placed into foster care

By Hicbd
Mon Dec 3 2012 5:09 am

As shown by Youth Villages, it could be more beneficial (in terms of better educational, emotional, and vocational outcomes) and cost effective to help youths return to their original families by providing extensive in-home support services rather than using foster care.

URL:
http://opinionator.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/02/21/a-families-first-approach-to-foster-care/
http://www.youthvillages.org/what-we-do/intensive-in-home-treatment.aspx

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Poverty Child Development Foster Care Child Welfare

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