ERIC Number: ED119821
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Dec
Reference Count: N/A
We Care for Kids: A Handbook for Foster Parents.
Illinois State Dept. of Children and Family Services, Springfield.
This handbook outlines essential information for foster parents under these basic headings: (1) legal rights and responsibilities of children, parents and foster parents; (2) recruitment, licensing, training, and evaluation of foster homes; (3) placement and removal of foster children; (4) payments and expenses; (5) medical care; (6) confidentiality and family contracts; (7) agency and community resources; (8) education and religion; and (9) complaints and grievances about agency services and foster homes. Appendices include information related to foster home standards, study and evaluation; and lists of the responsibilities and duties of the juvenile court, guardianship administrator, field/casework staff, and foster parent or custodial institution. (ED)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Illinois State Dept. of Children and Family Services, Springfield.
Identifiers - Location: Illinois