ERIC Number: EJ460623
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Fighting Fragmentation: Coordination of Services for Children and Families.
Soler, Mark; Shauffer, Carole
Education and Urban Society, v25 n2 p129-40 Feb 1993
Discusses efforts to coordinate services (mental health services in particular) for children and families, and reports initial findings of research by the Youth Law Center to identify specific characteristics of effective coordination programs. Sixteen characteristics of effective coordinated service programs have been identified. (SLD)
Descriptors: Administrative Problems, Agency Cooperation, Ancillary School Services, Children, Coordination, Delivery Systems, Disadvantaged Youth, Educational Policy, Elementary Secondary Education, Family Programs, Integrated Activities, Mental Health Programs, Program Effectiveness, Public Policy, School Role, Social Problems
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue with title "Integrating Services for Children: Prospects and Pitfalls."