Key Takeaway:
This article introduces the special issue of Children and Youth Services Review related to the well-being of single mothers with children in foster care.

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This article introduces the special issue of Children and Youth Services Review related to the well-being of single mothers with children in foster care. The introduction and the articles in this issue reflect one over-arching theme—the need to re-orient child welfare policy and practice so that rehabilitation, health, and well-being of mothers is one of its central aims.

Citation

Wells, K., & Marcenko, M. O. (2011). Introduction to the special issue: Mothers of children in foster care. Children and Youth Services Review 33(3), 419-423.