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Children problems and services in child welfare programs

Helen Rankin Jeter

Children problems and services in child welfare programs

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Published in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Child welfare -- United States,
  • Children -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Issued by the U.S. Children"s Bureau in cooperation with the Child Welfare League of America

    SeriesUnited States. Children"s Bureau. Publication -- no. 403
    ContributionsChild Welfare League of America
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 291 p.
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15394287M


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Some functions of this site are disabled for browsers blocking jQuery. Far too many children and adolescents lack access to needed mental health and substance use services. Less than half of children with mental health problems get treatment, services or support.

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The main resource for health and mental health services for any child served by the child welfare system is the child’s Medicaid health plan (MHP). This is why it is critical for children to get enrolled in Medicaid and assigned to an MHP as soon as possible after entry into foster care.

There is broad support for the idea that welfare should benefit poor children. Yet most research on welfare programs, as well as much of the debate about welfare reform, has focused on the way that parents respond to incentives created by welfare, rather than on its effects on children.

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to strengthen the child welfare workforce with a focus on litigation in twelve jurisdictions across the nation. In the child welfare field, reform has frequently been driven by class action litigation, which has served as a catalyst to enhance resources and address critical workforce issues.Children and Youth Services promote and protect the health and welfare of children with the focus of keeping families together through protective services.

When placement does occur, the goal is to reconnect and reunify the child with the family in as an effective and timely way possible, while ensuring the safety of the child.Child Protective Services serves a vast array of families with many different needs, and a one size fits all doesn't do justice to most of the families within the system.

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