TITLE

Kids taking care of kids

AUTHOR(S)
Creighton, Linda L.
PUB. DATE
December 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;12/20/93, Vol. 115 Issue 24, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses how many American children have become tiny guardians for younger brother and sisters whiles parents are at work. Estimated numbers; Parents struggling to balance child care and work; Legal issues; Difficulty for children to handle the responsibility; Profiles of families in which children care for siblings.
ACCESSION #
9312147567

 

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