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Providing peer support for foster, adoptive, and kinship families

This tip sheet describes how the various forms of peer support—such as mentoring, peer liaisons, and direct support—can reduce isolation, provide encouragement, and help families access other helpful services. It also describes seven successful peer support programs.

Author: AdoptUSKids

Published: 2019

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Providing Peer Support for Foster, Adoptive, and Kinship Families (88 KB PDF)



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