Scottish Journal of Residential Child Care Vol 20 No 1
This is the first 2021 issue of SJRCC and we present four original research papers, five shorter articles, and a book review, with accounts from Scotland, Northern Ireland, Canada, and Australia. This issue includes perspectives on the role of informal networks in young people transitioning from care, child rights education for young people involved in child welfare services, and messages from the literature on risk assessment toolkits and intervention strategies that are helpful for those working directly with looked after children.
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Peer reviewed articles
|The Role of Informal Networks in the Lives of Young People Transitioning from Care||Philip Teer|
|The Hopelessness of Labels for Young People||Rosie Urquhart-Stewart and Nicola Wylie|
|Left behind Reflections of residential care home managers when children leave||Yesha Bhagat and Barbara O’ Reilly|
|From procedural child rights education to a relational child rights-based practice model||Tara Collins, Kiaras Gharabaghi, Sheldon Caruana, Shannon Cherry, and Richard Marcano-Henry|
Commentary, reflections and other articles
|Creativity with Care During COVID-19||Paul Sullivan|
|Extending out-of-home care in the State of Victoria, Australia||Philip Mendes|
|‘Not cut out for prison’ Depriving children of their childhood||Claire Lightowler, Bruce Adamson and Maria J Galli|
|Secure Care Pathway and Standards Co-production process and implementation plans||Paul Sullivan and Beth-Anne Logan|
|Child sexual exploitation Considerations for those who care||Alexandra Giordano|