Document Title: Unregulated Custody Transfer/Re-homing of Adopted Children
Corporate Author: Capacity Building Center for States
Publication Year: 2016
PDF Size: 428
Abstract: Provides tips for child welfare professionals about unregulated transfers of custody (UCT) - or "rehoming" - including definitions and information about risk of harm, intake screening questions, Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children (ICPC) violations; challenges with recognizing UCT; special concerns of intercountry adoptions (ICA); and prevention of UCT/postadoption services support.
RE-HOMING; INFORMAL ADOPTION; INTERCOUNTRY ADOPTION; POST-ADOPTION SERVICES