ERIC Number: EJ516718
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Kinship Care and Nonrelative Family Foster Care: A Comparison of Caregiver Attributes and Attitudes.
Gebel, Timothy J.
Child Welfare, v75 n1 p5-18 Jan-Feb 1996
Reports the findings of a survey that explored the attitudes and attributes of nonrelative family foster caregivers and kinship caregivers for children adjudicated dependent and placed by a state public welfare agency. Found significant differences on several demographic variables, in the frequency of caseworker contacts and in perceptions and attitudes. (TJQ)
Descriptors: Caregiver Attitudes, Child Welfare, Family Caregivers, Foster Care, Foster Children, Foster Family, Placement
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
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