Promising Practices and Policies to Support Grandfamilies that Include Immigrants.

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    • Abstract:
      More than 2.6 million children are being raised in the United States by grandparents, other relatives, and close family friends with no parent in the household. These “grandfamilies” or “kinship families” face particular obstacles to accessing fundamental services and support when the relative caregivers and/or children are immigrants. This article will begin with a discussion of grandfamilies affected by immigration issues and their strengths and challenges. It will then offer concrete ways that child welfare and other agencies can continue to help stabilize these grandfamilies by becoming familiar with available resources and advocating to remove barriers to accessing those services and supports. [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]
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    • ISSN:
      0009-4021
    • Accession Number:
      135040247
  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      BELTRAN, A.; COOPER, C. R. Promising Practices and Policies to Support Grandfamilies that Include Immigrants. Child Welfare, [s. l.], v. 96, n. 5, p. 103–125, 2018. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=hch&AN=135040247. Acesso em: 31 out. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Beltran A, Cooper CR. Promising Practices and Policies to Support Grandfamilies that Include Immigrants. Child Welfare. 2018;96(5):103-125. Accessed October 31, 2020. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=hch&AN=135040247
    • APA:
      Beltran, A., & Cooper, C. R. (2018). Promising Practices and Policies to Support Grandfamilies that Include Immigrants. Child Welfare, 96(5), 103–125.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Beltran, Ana, and Cristina Ritchie Cooper. 2018. “Promising Practices and Policies to Support Grandfamilies That Include Immigrants.” Child Welfare 96 (5): 103–25. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=hch&AN=135040247.
    • Harvard:
      Beltran, A. and Cooper, C. R. (2018) ‘Promising Practices and Policies to Support Grandfamilies that Include Immigrants’, Child Welfare, 96(5), pp. 103–125. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=hch&AN=135040247 (Accessed: 31 October 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Beltran, A & Cooper, CR 2018, ‘Promising Practices and Policies to Support Grandfamilies that Include Immigrants’, Child Welfare, vol. 96, no. 5, pp. 103–125, viewed 31 October 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Beltran, Ana, and Cristina Ritchie Cooper. “Promising Practices and Policies to Support Grandfamilies That Include Immigrants.” Child Welfare, vol. 96, no. 5, Sept. 2018, pp. 103–125. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=hch&AN=135040247.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Beltran, Ana, and Cristina Ritchie Cooper. “Promising Practices and Policies to Support Grandfamilies That Include Immigrants.” Child Welfare 96, no. 5 (September 2018): 103–25. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=hch&AN=135040247.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Beltran A, Cooper CR. Promising Practices and Policies to Support Grandfamilies that Include Immigrants. Child Welfare [Internet]. 2018 Sep [cited 2020 Oct 31];96(5):103–25. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=hch&AN=135040247