Barry, M. (2001) A sense of purpose: care leavers' views and experiences of growing up. Working paper. Save the Children.
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Report of research among young care leavers in Scotland. Explores their perceptions and experience of growing up in their own families and in substitute care; their education; what they saw as their strengths and weaknesses; what helped and hindered them; and what they feel would improve things for others in their situation. Ends with conclusions and recommendations for future practice.
|Item type:||Monograph (Working paper)|
|Keywords:||child care, social care , young people in care, young people, Social pathology. Social and public welfare|
|Subjects:||Social Sciences > Social pathology. Social and public welfare|
|Department:||Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences (HaSS) > School of Social Work and Social Policy > Social Work|
|Depositing user:||Strathprints Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||13 Oct 2011 12:08|
|Last modified:||22 May 2013 18:32|
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