ERIC Number: ED149858
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Jan
Reference Count: 0
The Parents' Handbook: A Guide for Parents of Children in Foster Care.
Mendell, Judy; Blumenthal, Karen
This guide for parents whose children have been placed in foster care explains the foster care process and offers advice on the parent's role, rights, and responsibilities. Section headings are: What Is Foster Care?; How Does My Child Come into Foster Care?; How Should I Work With My Agency Caseworker?; How Do I Plan for My Child's Future?; What Are My Parental Rights and Responsibilities?; What Can I Do if I Have a Complaint?; How Can I Get a Lawyer?; and What Court Actions Can Take Place Concerning Me and My Child? A "Request for discharge of child from foster care" form and legal service telephone numbers for New York City are included. (SB)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: New York Community Trust, NY.
Authoring Institution: New York City Human Resources Administration, NY.