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Portland State University

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A Follow-Up Study Of Children Released From Child Care Centers, Tamsel Tack Cabrera Jan 1977

A Follow-Up Study Of Children Released From Child Care Centers, Tamsel Tack Cabrera

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Concerned by the increase in the average daily populations at Maclaren School for Boys and Hillcrest School for Girls, Children's Services Division has requested research related to children who have been released from child care centers and private institutions.

Child care centers were originally developed as alternatives to the state institutions. As children were diverted to various child care centers, the populations of these two institutions decreased, and plans were made to merge the two schools, thus closing Hillcrest. With the increase in populations at both schools, this is no longer feasible.

As much time and effort is spent ...