Child and Adolescent Social Work Journal

, Volume 10, Issue 1, pp 67–87 | Cite as

Families who foster children with HIV: A pilot study

  • Victor Groze
  • J. Curtis McMillen
  • Mark Haines-Simeon
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Abstract

This is a study to examine the characteristics of families providing foster care for children with HIV. The paper discussed the special problems of children with AIDS. In addition HIV foster families were compared with other foster families to determine if there were any differences. Implications for recruiting foster families for children with HIV are discussed.

Keywords

Pilot Study Social Psychology Special Problem Foster Care Foster Family 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Victor Groze
    • 1
  • J. Curtis McMillen
    • 2
  • Mark Haines-Simeon
    • 3
  1. 1.Mandel School of Applied Social SciencesCase Western Reserve Univ.Cleveland
  2. 2.School of Social WorkUniv. of Maryland at BaltimoreBaltimoreUSA
  3. 3.University of Iowa School of Social WorkUSA

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