This booklet demanding situations and revises present methods of pondering leaving care coverage, perform and study at local, nationwide and foreign degrees. Bringing jointly members from fifteen international locations, it covers more than a few topical coverage and perform matters inside of nationwide, foreign or comparative contexts. those contain adolescence justice, incapacity, entry to better schooling, the function of advocacy teams, moral demanding situations and cultural elements. In doing so it demonstrates that, while youngsters are universally a weak staff, there are sizeable changes of their reports of out-of-home care and transitions from care, and their shorter and longer-term results. both, there are major diversifications among jurisdictions by way of the legislative, coverage and perform helps and possibilities made to be had to them. this important edited assortment is vital examining for all those that paintings with kids from care, together with social staff, counsellors, and formative years and neighborhood practitioners, in addition to for college students and students of kid welfare.
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