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Article on using video messaging in contact

Article on using video messaging in contact

The journal of Irish Social Work has published this article talking about how to develop contact with children in care ... Read More
Coronavirus and children in poverty

Coronavirus and children in poverty

The Global Coalition to End Child Poverty has created a knowledge hub on poverty and covid-19. Find it here ... Read More
Birth parents fight to visit kids in foster system during pandemic

Birth parents fight to visit kids in foster system during pandemic

This article tells of the fight that is taking place in Washington State to reinstate rights to parenta child visits ... Read More
Technical Note

Technical Note

The aim of this Technical Note from the Better Care Network is to support child protection practitioners and government officials ... Read More
Rise tips for life under lockdown

Making the Most of Virtual Visits in a Time of Separation and Uncertainty

In this Rise tip read about how a parent and his family contacts have become virtual and how he deals ... Read More
PFAN Parent and Family survey

PFAN Parent and Family survey

Coronavirus and social distancing are putting stress on families and communities, and are tough on parents with child welfare involvement ... Read More