The influence of informal social support on the lives of young people leaving state out-of-home care


This paper analyses the preliminary findings of a qualitative research project examining the informal supports available to young care leavers in their transition to adulthood. Of particular concern is the way care leavers use... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Jacinta Waugh (Department of Social Work, Monash University)

Topic Area

Transition to adulthood from care


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