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Children in limbo report of the Children in Limbo Task Force of the Sparrow Lake Alliance. by Sparrow Lake Alliance. Children in Limbo Task Force.

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Published by The Alliance in [Scarborough, Ont.] .
Written in English


  • Child welfare -- Ontario.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

SeriesPublication of the Sparrow Lake Alliance -- 1996-1
LC ClassificationsHV745.O6 S58 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationiii, 63 p. ;
Number of Pages63
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18048687M
ISBN 100969865015

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A Children in Limbo Task Force Publication Summary: This publication is a collection of voices and varied perspectives, from young people with lived experience and from various professionals who have worked within the child welfare system. Some of the authors are members of the Children in Limbo Task Force, some are not. The moving and heartbreaking narratives of struggle, support, and heroism in this book should be read by every American.”—Hirokazu Yoshikawa, author of Immigrants Raising Citizens: Undocumented Parents and Their Young Children “Lives in Limbo vividly documents the experiences of belonging and exclusion that mark the everyday lives of undocumented youth as they transition to adulthood. Through his . The Children in Limbo Task Force (CLTF) is dedicated to bringing together people from all sectors and disciplines, who would inspire, support, teach and learn from each other, and who are committed to working towards ensuring a better life particularly for all of Ontario’s children, youth and families who are involved with child welfare. Children in Limbo Task Force started as a task force of the Sparrow Lake Alliance. The Alliance, founded by Dr. Paul Steinhauer in , was a voluntary coalition of Ontario professionals who work with and for children. After over twenty years of activity it came to a close in , but the Task Force is.

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