Quality of care in children"s homes
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Published by Univ. of York, Social Work & Development Unit in York .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

StatementIan Sinclair and Ian Gibbs.
SeriesWorking paper series B, No.3
ContributionsGibbs, Ian.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17522156M
ISBN 101872159281

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The last decade has seen the emergence of family child care as a newly dynamic segment of the child care profession. This book presents the results of an observational study on quality in family child care and relative care that was conducted between September and December Chapter 1 explains the purposes of the study and reviews the research on family child care and relative by: 2. associations supporting residential child care. Emerging findings were shared, tested and extended at a workshop hosted by DfE with managers from other homes in January The sample was purposively selected to ensure the inclusion of managers from a cross section of children’s homes in order to capture a range of views and experiences. This.   1. Introduction. High quality preschools or child care centers have displayed encouraging gains in early language and cognitive development for children from poor families (for reviews, Barnett, , Currie, ).Yet observed effects on cognitive and social development are mixed among children sampled across ‘naturally varying’ centers, setting aside the carefully controlled Cited by:   Quality early care and education can be achieved with consistent, basic health and safety practices in place. Caring for our Children Basics represents the minimum health and safety standards experts believe should be in place where children are cared for outside of their homes. This set of standards seeks to reduce conflicts and redundancies found in program standards linked.

The residential child care sector supports some of our most vulnerable children and young people. Therefore, inspection must shine a spotlight on what works well and drive improvement in homes where children’s welfare is not safeguarded and promoted.   This guide is for all those involved with the care of children, and in some cases those aged 18 or over, in children’s homes. It accompanies the . These studies, all conducted in licensed child care centers or family-child care homes, suggest that the threshold of quality is very high, much higher than the modal child care arrangement in the United States. However, when children do experience high-quality care, in some studies child care emerges as a protective factor for children. 2. A quality framework for care homes for children and young people and schoolcare accommodation 11 Children and young people are fully engaged in their care and support, with participation embedded in the service’s ethos and practice. They have a variety of ways of voicing their opinions.

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