ERIC Number: EJ482941
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
Reference Count: 0
Enabling Public Child Welfare Agencies to Promote Family Preservation.
Pelton, Leroy H.
Social Work, v38 n4 p491-93 Jul 1993
Argues that results of combining helping and policing roles within context of public child welfare agency have been unsatisfactory, and encourages examination of how each role might be hindering successful execution of the other. Proposes transformation of current public child welfare agencies into family preservation agencies by divesting them of their investigative, child removal, and foster care roles. (NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A