Dongdong Li, Grace S. Chng, Chi Meng Chu - Trauma, Violence, and Abuse31 Aug 2017
This study presents findings from three separate meta-analyses investigating differences between children placed in residential care and in family foster care with regard to three outcomes: internalizing behaviors, externalizing behaviors, and perception of care.
Philip D. Jaffé & Snejana Sulima - The Center of Research in Child-Parent Interaction (CICOP) 31 Aug 2017
This special issue of the journal Today's Children are Tomorrow's Parents explores the issue of children deprived of liberty, or the detention of children, around the globe from the perspective of experts from various disciplines.
UNICEF is seeking a Child Protection Specialist to develop and support UNICEF programmes around prevention and response to violence against children and social welfare systems strengening, including family support, adoption, alternative care and social protection.
Better Care Network (BCN) is recruiting for a Knowledge and Communications Specialist to manage the day–to-day operation and development of BCN’s information platforms, including its website, newsletter, and social media outlets.
Cateria R. McCabe, The Legal Intelligencer29 Aug 2017
There is a growing number of children in kinship care in the United States, with 2.6 million grandparents raising their grandchildren around the country. New pending legislation would support kinship families to adequately care for children within their extended families.
The Tasmanian government has committed to reforming the state's child protection system, including investments in prevention and early intervention services, hiring additional staff and streamlining the reporting process.