Archive: June 2015

Research Monthly: June
Date: June 9th, 2015

It’s good to know that you got somebody that’s not going anywhere: Attitudes and beliefs of older youth in foster care about child welfare-based natural mentoring Johanna K.P. Greeson, Allison E. Thompson, Samira Ali, and Rebecca Stern Wenger. “It’s good to know that you got somebody that’s not going anywhere: Attitudes and beliefs of older …

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Why is it important to understand community disadvantage?
Date: June 2nd, 2015

Disadvantage is not as simple as it was once assumed to be. There is much more to disadvantage than low incomes and high levels of unemployment, as important as these indicators are. In this Resource Sheet, the term “community disadvantage” is used to denote the complex cluster of factors that make it difficult for people …

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