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ERIC Number: EJ521989
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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ISSN: ISSN-0190-7409
Services for Families Adopting Children via Public Child Welfare Agencies: Use, Helpfulness, and Need.
Rosenthal, James A.; And Others
Children and Youth Services Review, v18 n1-2 p163-82 1996
Presents results of a three-state mailed survey that examined pre- and postadoptive service needs of 562 families who adopted children, most of whom had special needs, through public child welfare agencies. Financial and medical adoptive subsidies emerged as pivotal service needs. Counseling and education services and respite care were evaluated as very helpful services by adoptive families. (TJQ)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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