The SAGE Handbook of Social Work is the world's first generic major reference work to provide an authoritative guide to the theory, method, and values of social work in one volume. Drawn from an international field of excellence, the contributors each offer a critical analysis of their individual area of expertise. The result is this invaluable resource collection that not only reflects upon the condition of social work today but also looks to future developments.
Chapter 39: Family Support Services
Family Support Services
As a mainstay of social work, family support has a long history. As a response to rapidly changing contexts, prompted by European enlargement, globalisation, and political attempts to converge diverse social work practices, it requires some fresh consideration. As the global social work context enlarges and embarks on ...