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ERIC Number: EJ429090
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-4021
Use of Court-Appointed Advocates to Assist in Permanency Planning for Minority Children.
Abramson, Shareen
Child Welfare, v70 n4 p477-87 Jul-Aug 1991
Describes the Fresno Amicus Program, a program of volunteer, court-appointed advocates who assist in cases of abuse and neglect involving minority families. Also describes an outcome study of the program. In the amicus group, significantly fewer children were placed in long-term foster care than in the comparison group. Significantly more children were placed in adoptive families. (Author/BB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: California