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This conference, hosted by Tearfund Ireland, will explore the topic of Care Reform and why volunteering in orphanages is changing.
The authors of this study sought to understand how experiences within the workforce could improve overall working conditions, and thus outcomes for staff and children.
This qualitative study addresses the question: In the context of transitioning from out-of-home care, what reflexive meanings do ‘avowedly’ self-reliant individuals attribute to current social support and social relationships?
This paper explores the history of the rights movement of young people in care in England between 1973 and 2011.
This paper aims to promote thinking about care leave leaving from a historical perspective.
The article discusses two previously published articles by the author and two co‐authors, where the topics are the history of leaving care support in Norway and how the Nordic welfare model may represent a problematic frame for leaving care support.
This paper suggests a new framework, Trauma-informed Foster Care that was developed to reflect the experience of the Irish foster care system, may be helpful to support more collaborative practices between foster carers and social workers in an Irish context.
This article explores the concept of care and the responsibility assumed by ‘states’ when taking children into care.
According to this article from BBC News, campaign groups in the UK have called attention to the lack of available face-to-face contact for children with parents who are incarcerated, which they say is "crucial in maintaining the relationship between imprisoned parents and children."
According to this article from the Guardian, "thousands of children of EU citizens who have been taken into care may become 'undocumented' adults with no right to work, rent a home or receive benefits, a charity has warned."