Residential care as a 'permanence' option: a case study


The England Department for Education regulations require that all young people in care must have a ‘permanence plan’. A group care placement is generally used as a ‘last resort’ after usually more than one family... [ view full abstract ]


  1. June Thoburn (University of East Anglia, Centre for Research on Children and Families)
  2. Gillian Schofield (University of East Anglia Center for Research on Children and Families)

Topic Areas

Residential child care , Transition to adulthood from care


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