ERIC Number: ED213479
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977
Reference Count: N/A
Child Welfare in Finland. (Revised Edition).
Central Union for Child Welfare in Finland, Helsinki.
Fourth in a series of booklets on child welfare published in English by the Central Union for Child Welfare in Finland, this booklet delineates the different branches of child welfare services in Finland. A description of the child population and its status is presented and child welfare services are described under nine main categories, each of which is further divided into subcategories. The sub-categories are: organization of child welfare, general assistance for families and children, assistance for children in exceptional family circumstances, minors in need of protection, care and rehabilitation for handicapped, chronically ill and disturbed children and young people, and prevalence of juvenile delinquency. (Author/MP)
Descriptors: Child Welfare, Delinquency, Delivery Systems, Disabilities, Exceptional Persons, Family Problems, Foreign Countries, Program Descriptions, Welfare Services, Youth
Central Union for Child Welfare in Finland, Armfeltintie 1, 00150, Helsinki 15, Finland (Publication No. 44; no price quoted).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Central Union for Child Welfare in Finland, Helsinki.