Standards for foster family services systems for public agencies
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Published by The Bureau in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Foster home care -- United States.

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Edition Notes

Statementprepared for the Children"s Bureau, Administration for Children, Youth, and Families, Department of Health, Education, and Welfare by the American Public Welfare Association.
SeriesDHEW publication -- no. (OHDS) 79-30230.
ContributionsUnited States. Children"s Bureau., American Public Welfare Association.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 17 p. ;
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17827516M

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