TITLE

Confidentiality Acts to Shield Abuse in Foster Care

AUTHOR(S)
Callahan, Patricia
PUB. DATE
December 2000
SOURCE
Nieman Reports;Winter2000, Vol. 54 Issue 4, p84
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates the foster care system and foster children in Colorado. Overview of abuses made on foster child; Laws that govern foster care business in Colorado; State subsidies provided to foster care business in the state.
ACCESSION #
3961490

 

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