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National Clearinghouse on Homeless Youth and Families
Description

Relational permanence is defined as youth having lifelong connections to caring adults,including at least one adult who will provide a permanent,parent-like connection for that youth. The Youth Connections Scale has been developed to help child welfare agencies and organizations better work with youth in strengthening and building a supportive safety net for all youth in foster care.

Measure Subject
Youth Connections and relational permanence
Language
English
Qualifications required for staff to administer the tool?

Completed by the youth with their workers.

Cost of materials
Free