ERIC Number: EJ531241
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Permanency Outcomes in Kinship Care: A Study of Children Placed in Kinship Care in Erie County, New York.
Link, Maryjane K.
Child Welfare, n75 n5 p509-28 Sep-Oct 1996
Describes a longitudinal study of permanency planning for children in kinship foster care in Erie County, New York, focusing on care duration, discharge destinations, and discharge goals. Notes that many children were adopted by or living with kin with the goal of adoption. Describes the "Kinship Options" program which strives for permanent family connections. (SD)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
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Identifiers - Location: New York