A Longitudinal Study: Personal and Social Resources Contributing to Functioning and Well-Being Four Years after Aging out of Care in Israel


Background and Purpose: Studies around the world report that young people aging out of residential facilities (care leavers) experience difficulties in multiple life domains. Previous studies also explored some of the... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Tehila Refaeli (Ben-Gurion University)
  2. Rami Benbenishty (Bar-Ilan Universoty)
  3. Anat Zeira (The Hebrew University)

Topic Area

Transition to adulthood from care


OS-08 » Children Wellbeing and Quality of Life (12:30 - Wednesday, 14th September, Sala 4)