Permanency Planning Impacts Everyone.
Published: September-October 2015
Fostering Families Today
Vol. 15, No. 5 , p. 19
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This article explains a child’s desire for permanency and efforts by child protection agencies to prepare and support families to reunite or find permanent homes for children they serve. It then considers the loss and grief that may be felt by foster siblings when a child leaves the home and the need to consider services for children that remain in the home.
foster children; grief; loss; family reunification; siblings; permanency; SIBLING RELATIONSHIPS