Because We Care: Programming Guidance for Children Deprived of Parental Care
Subject
Child Protection
Description
World Vision’s efforts to help the most vulnerable children include promoting ongoing learning in regard to how best to respond when children are deprived of parental care. This paper analyses models of community and family-based care.
Content
Acknowledgements
Introduction
Purpose
Background
Recommendations
Structure
Definitions
General Alternative Care Principles
1) Foundations for alternative care
2) Strengthening families
3) Strengthening communities
4) Engaging government
5) Empowering children
6) Supporting caregivers
7) Developing professional practices
Analysis of Alternative Care Models
Kinship care
Foster care
Child-headed households
Group homes
Children’s villages
Conclusion
Bibliography
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Posted : 2012-09-08 21:21:11 GMT
Author/Authors : Elizabeth Oswald
Publishers : World Vision
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Publication Date : Dec. 2009
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