Corpus ID: 142447195

Recruitment and foster family service.

  title={Recruitment and foster family service.},
  author={Mary Ellen Cox and Cheryl Buehler and John G. Orme},
  journal={Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare},
Using data from the National Survey of Current and Former Foster Parents this study examined how foster parents first found out about the need for foster parents (mass media, other foster parents, religious organization, or civic organization) affected foster family service (number of children fostered, years of fostering service, fostering of children with special needs, and families' intent to continue fostering). Respondents who became aware of the need for foster parents through religious… Expand

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