ERIC Number: EJ593698
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Using System Change To Increase and Improve Adoptions: The SWAN Model.
Jones, Martha L.
Child Welfare, v78 n5 p593-609 Sep-Oct 1999
Describes Statewide Adoption Network (SWAN) of Pennsylvania and its impact on increasing and improving quality of special-needs adoptions. Notes that program resulted from increases of children in out-of-home care, program is a public and private initiative, and that since its inception, special-needs agencies have increased, financial and legislative efforts have improved, and legalized adoptions have increased statewide. (LBT)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Identifiers - Location: Pennsylvania