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Title: Guide to Alaska Child in Need of Aid Cases
Corporate Author: Alaska Judicial Council
United States of America
Date Published: November 1999
Page Count: 92
Sponsoring Agency: Alaska Judicial Council
Anchorage, AK 99501
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Document: PDF
Type: Policy/Procedure Handbook/Manual
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This guide describes how abused, neglected, and runaway children, referred to as children in need of aid, are protected by the State of Alaska.
Abstract: The guide describes how child protection cases are handled by the State and the roles played by various individuals, agencies, and courts. In addition, the guide presents a general overview of the law and defines technical terms so that people who need to understand the child protection system can follow the events in a particular case. The guide has seven sections: child protection laws and responsible agencies, stages in the child protection process, case illustration, charts and statistics, legal terms, resources, and index. The guide notes the purpose of Alaska's child protection system is to identify, treat, and reduce child abuse and neglect. 8 figures
Main Term(s): Juvenile victims
Index Term(s): Abused children; Alaska; Child abuse prevention; Child protection services; Child victims; Crimes against children; Juvenile dependency and neglect; Runaways
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