Masters ThesisPowell, AshleyHumboldt County Child Welfare Services uses a variety of placement options to meet the needs of the children who are taken into care. These placements require an assortment of services to be successful. It is important for the stability of these child . . .
Masters ThesisAssessing challenges and barriers for bilingual caregivers to be effective placements for Spanish-speaking youthValencia, Maribel AndreaThe purpose of this project was to assess what bilingual caregivers need to know in order to be effective placements for Spanish-speaking youth in the foster care system in a rural northern California county. Semi-structured interviews were conducted . . .
Masters ThesisPagan, MaryFoster homes are limited and there are not enough placements to meet the needs of local children and youth in the foster care system. Over the last few years as foster homes have dwindled, more and more foster children have had to be placed in foster . . .
ProjectPerspectives of professionals and caregivers on the effectiveness of Sacramento's kinship care system in supporting caregiver efficacyPankiw, Heather A.This study examined the needs of kinship caregivers in Sacramento, in the context of California’s kinship care system and its effectiveness in supporting caregiver efficacy. A Non-probability sample of professionals and kinship caregivers (N=23) compl . . .