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Working With Kinship Caregivers
Series: Bulletins for Professionals|
Child Welfare Information Gateway |
|Year Published: 2012|
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This bulletin is designed to help child welfare professionals promote kinship care by providing information, referral, and support services to kinship caregivers to ensure the safety, permanency, and well-being of children in their care. Examples are included of successful child welfare programs around the country that provide services to kinship caregivers.
Table of ContentsIntroduction
Types of Kinship Care
Benefits of Kinship Care
Training for Caseworkers
How to Support Kinship Caregivers
Examples of Programs for Kinship Caregivers
Suggested Citation: Child Welfare Information Gateway. (2012). Working with kinship caregivers. Washington, DC: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Children's Bureau.
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