ERIC Number: EJ635703
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
Assessing the Local Need for Family and Child Care Services: A Small Area Utilization Analysis.
Percy, Andrew; Carr-Hill, Roy; Dixon, Paul; Jamison, James Q.
Child Welfare, v79 n5 p535-553 Sep-Oct 2000
Describes study of administrative data from Northern Ireland on the costs of family and child care services, using small area utilization modeling, to derive a new set of needs indicators that could be used within the family and child care capitation funding formula. Argues that small area utilization modeling produces a fairer and more equitable allocation of funds. (JPB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: United Kingdom (Northern Ireland)