Who returns home? Study on placement outcomes of Flemish foster children


Objectives: Until recently Flemish family foster care was a temporary measure with as its most important goal the reunification of the foster child with his/her birth parents. Knowledge about reunification rates and associated... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Johan Vanderfaeillie (Vrije Universiteit Brussel /)
  2. Frank Van Holen (Vrije Universiteit Brussel /)
  3. Skrallan De Maeyer (Vrije Universiteit Brussel /)
  4. Laurence Belenger (Vrije Universiteit Brussel /)
  5. Laura Gypen (Vrije Universiteit Brussel /)

Topic Areas

Assessment and decision making in child welfare , Family foster care and adoption


OS-17 » Family Reunification (11:00 - Thursday, 15th September, Sala 2)