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Fostering: One Year In

Next week will mark one year of fostering for our family. One year, five sweet boys.


Our one-year mark will be punctuated by the permanency hearing for Little J. 769 more words

Adoption

"Post-permanency service needs, service utilization, and placement discontinuity for kinship versus non-kinship families"

Liao, Minli, and Kevin R. White.  Children And Youth Services Review 44, (September 2014): 370-378.

This article compares quality of life between kinship and non-kinship post-permanency families. 92 more words

Non-kinship

"Children discharged from kin and non-kin foster homes: Do the risks of foster care re-entry differ?"

Koh, Eun, and Mark F. Testa.Children and Youth Services Review 33, no. 9 (2011): 1497-1505.

With respect to reunification, children who exit from kinship foster homes have a much lower likelihood of re-entering foster care when possible confounding factors are ignored. 32 more words

Non-kinship

"Indicators of quality in kinship foster care"

Falconnier, Lydia, Nicole Tomasello, Howard Doueck, Susan Wells, Heather Luckey, and Jean Agathen. Families in Society: The Journal of Contemporary Social Services 91, no. 4 (2010): 415-420. 35 more words

Non-kinship

"Indicators of quality in kinship foster care"

Falconnier, Lydia, Nicole Tomasello, Howard Doueck, Susan Wells, Heather Luckey, and Jean Agathen. Families in Society: The Journal of Contemporary Social Services 91, no. 4 (2010): 415-420. 35 more words

Non-kinship

Determination of Application of ICWA from Oregon Court of Appeals

We are getting a lot of questions about when the standards of ICWA apply if a child or parent is enrolled after the initiation of the child welfare case. 281 more words

Author: Kate E. Fort

Everything is subjected to change

“Everything is subject to change. Nothing lasts forever.” – Master Choa Kok Sui in Experiencing Being Golden Lotus Sutra. 

As the title say, the topic I am discussing this week is about change and permanence. 398 more words

Pranic Healing And Spirituality