child welfare service


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Synonyms for child welfare service

an administrative unit responsible for social work concerned with the welfare and vocational training of children

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The court has supported the joint application submitted by the children's parents and the Child Welfare Service at the hearing on Tuesday 17 April.
In addition, major findings from this and other research are identified, with clarification of the implications for practice if child welfare services are to become more responsive to the needs of children and families.
However, when NDTV contacted the head of Norway's Child Welfare Services, he denied the reports.
The Child Welfare Service has, on the basis of an expert assessment, concluded that it is in the children's best interests that they return home to India with their uncle.
Data sources for the study included information from vital statistics records maintained by state authorities, information from records of in-home child welfare service maintained by the City of Philadelphia's Department of Human Services, and information from records of official requests for public shelter maintained by City of Philadelphia's Office of Emergency Services and Shelter (OESS).
However, the head of the Child Welfare Service, Gunnar Toresen, says that the authorities have now been made aware of a conflict in the family that could influence the outcome of the case.
They discuss child abuse and neglect and foster care caseloads; analyze the impact of program funding on services to assess child abuse reports; consider the characteristics of these reports and their relationship to services; and discuss the factors involved in the child welfare service careers of children and common placements like kinship and specialized foster care and group homes.
This paper explores how Norwegian Child Welfare Service (CWS) workers present their reasons as well as their work processes in the course of deciding to place children in out-of-home care.
The 1958 Standards defined adoption as a child welfare service that helped children "who would not otherwise have a home of their own, and who can benefit by family life, to become members of a family which can give them the love, care, protection, and opportunities essential for their healthy personality growth and development.
The OACAS is overseeing the development and implementation of the new child welfare information system to streamline and enhance child welfare service delivery.
New Delhi, Mar 1 ( ANI ): The Norwegian child welfare service department will approach a court on March 23 to revoke its earlier decision to keep two Indian children in foster care, said a senior official of the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA).
The agreement designates two child welfare directors who will work co-operatively to improve child welfare services delivered by the Kasohkowew Child Wellness Society and who will also address longstanding issues surrounding First Nation child welfare service delivery.
ICF Caliber's specialized knowledge and proven track record in partnering with the Children's Bureau will give HHS the resources to support States and Tribes in improving their child welfare service systems.
28 ( ANI ): The Child Welfare Service in Stavanger, Norway, has completed its talks with the uncle in the child welfare case concerning two Indian children.
In connection with the work of reviewing the child welfare service as the municipality wants a tour related to the child welfare service works as intended, assessed on the basis of the resources used and results obtained.
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