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NCJ Number: 118702 Find in a Library
Title: Help for Children: From Infancy to Adulthood
Author(s): M J W Wilson
Date Published: 1989
Page Count: 207
Sponsoring Agency: Rocky River Publishers
Shepherdstown, WV 25443
Publication Number: ISBN 0-944576-04-4
Sale Source: Rocky River Publishers
P.O. Box 1679
Shepherdstown, WV 25443
United States of America
Type: Bibliography
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This annotated reference identifies resources and services available to meet the needs of children in both crisis and noncrisis situations.
Abstract: Citations covering child safety deal with consumer product, fire, home, poison, violence, and transportation safety. Citations on teens in distress emphasize alcohol and drug abuse, crisis centers, long-term shelters, runaways, rape prevention and treatment, behavioral problems, pregnancy, suicide, and venereal disease. Entries also address abused and missing children, health, mental health, handicapped children, maternal and child care, help for parents, and international children's organizations.
Main Term(s): Child protection services
Index Term(s): Child abuse; Child welfare
Note: 4th edition
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