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Ruth Evans

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9781847420220

Published to University Press Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1332/policypress/9781847420220.001.0001

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The role of formal safety nets in building children’s and families’ resilience

The role of formal safety nets in building children’s and families’ resilience

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(p.201) Eight The role of formal safety nets in building children’s and families’ resilience
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Children caring for parents with HIV and AIDS
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Ruth Evans

Saul Becker

Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:10.1332/policypress/9781847420220.003.0008

This chapter focuses on the role of formal safety nets and external support from the non-governmental community – and faith-based organizations and governmental/statutory providers in building the resilience of families affected by HIV/AIDS within the context of the North and South. It examines the different services and support that children and parents/relatives with HIV accessed in Tanzania and the UK. The chapter identifies practices and approaches that aim to build on children's and families's strengths, enhance resilience, and promote protective factors with different domains, including the community, school, family, and for individual children, by drawing on service providers' and families's experiences.

Keywords:   formal safety nets, external support, non-governmental community, faith-based organizations, governmental/statutory providers, HIV/AIDS, North and South, Tanzania

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