• March/April 2001
  • Vol. 2, No. 2

Strategies and Tools for Practice

  • The GrandFamilies House: A Home for Parenting Grandparents and Their Grandchildren
    The first of its kind in the nation, the GrandFamilies House is a housing facility in Boston targeted at low-income grandparents who are their grandchildren's primary caregivers. For a variety...

  • Corporate Partnerships Increase Adoption of Foster Care Children
    What do hospitals, furniture retailers, and children's clothing stores have in common? Through innovative partnerships with adoption agencies, they have all helped waiting children find homes. ...

  • Guidebook Encourages Social Workers to Pursue Adoptions Across State Lines
    Two statutes--the Interstate Compact on the Placement of Children (ICPC) and the Interstate Compact on Adoption and Medical Assistance (ICAMA)--govern the safe placement of children across State...