Support teams for adolescents

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Adolescent support teams have developed rapidly since the early 1990s but little is known about their work. Their principal aim is to divert young people from the care system and they typically provide a short-term, intensive, preventive service to young people and families.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSafeguarding and promoting wellbeing of children, families and their communities
EditorsJ Scott, H Ward
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherJessica Kingsley Publications
Publication statusPublished - 2005


  • children on the edge of care
  • social work issues

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