The role of family support in resettlement: a practitioner’s guide
19 July 2016 | Tagged with the theme: Family
This practitioner’s briefing unpicks different interpretations of ‘family’. It explores the family’s unique position to fulfil key characteristics that research has shown are associated with effective resettlement support. It highlights recommendations and considerations that can be adopted into the practices of those working with young people and their families. As well as outlining various ways that families can help with personal and structural support, the guide also provides tips for successfully engaging with family members and sets out ways of overcoming the challenges that exist to unlocking this important resource.