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The Kinship Diversion Debate: Policy and Practice Implications for Children, Families and Child Welfare Agencies

The Annie E. Casey Foundation

2013

This report explores different perspectives on the practice of diverting children from child welfare to live with kin when they cannot remain with their families, and identifies critical components of an effective kinship care system. This analysis is based on the insights of more than 50 child welfare and judicial personnel, advocates and researchers.