Essays about: "Formal Foster Care"

Found 2 essays containing the words Formal Foster Care.

  1. 1. Formal Foster Care in Ghana; The Experiences and Perceptions of Foster Children and Foster Parents

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Tabitha Naa Akuyea Addy; [2021-02-03]
    Keywords : Formal Foster Care; Belonging; Foster Care Agency; Ghana;

    Abstract : This paper reports on an exploratory qualitative study of seven (7) foster children and four (4) foster parents in formal foster care in Ghana using in depth semi structured- interviews. The sample was selected purposively from placements by a foster care agency and the Department of Social Welfare in Ghana. READ MORE

  2. 2. In Search for Secure Families : A study of what qualifies as a suitable family for vulnerable children at a child protection organization in South Africa

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för beteendevetenskap och socialt arbete; Högskolan i Jönköping/HHJ, Avd. för beteendevetenskap och socialt arbete

    Author : Linnéa Dahl; Hanna Sandström; [2018]
    Keywords : Vulnerable Children; Suitable Family; Foster Care; South Africa;

    Abstract : Problem. Approximately 400 000 children are in the year 2018 living in foster care in South Africa. Many of these children have wounds from neglect and abuse from their original family. READ MORE