Child and Adolescent Social Work Journal

, Volume 10, Issue 4, pp 329–341 | Cite as

Children in Foster Care: Possible factors affecting permanency planning

  • Eric C. Albers
  • Thom Reilly
  • Barbara Rittner


This is a study of Children in Foster Care to determine possible factors affecting permanency planning. Several issues were determined to be of importance, cultural diversity, economics, and family support services. Areas needing additional study were determined to be the different treatment given to African-American and poor children, and the influence of economic and social problems on placement needs and planning.


Social Psychology Social Problem Family Support Support Service Cultural Diversity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Eric C. Albers
    • 1
  • Thom Reilly
    • 2
  • Barbara Rittner
    • 1
  1. 1.the School of Social WorkUniversity of NevadaReno
  2. 2.Nevada Division of Child and Family ServicesRenoUSA

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