The home or care study: comparing outcomes for maltreated children


Objectives It is widely considered that outcomes for children in care are generally poor. Research has pointed to poor education outcomes, high rates of mental health problems, disproportionate involvement in substance abuse... [ view full abstract ]


  1. Nina Biehal (University of York)
  2. Helen Baldwin (University of York)
  3. Linda Cusworth (University of York)
  4. Jim Wade (University of York)

Topic Area

Family foster care and adoption


OS-15 » Outcomes and Evaluation (11:00 - Thursday, 15th September, Sala Polivalente)