Assessing the Context of Permanency and Reunification in the Foster Care System: The New Jersey Natural Parent Support Program . Endnotes

12/01/2001

1.  The Natural Parent Support Program is also called the Birth Parent Support Program in other regions of New Jersey,

2.  New Jersey Department of Youth and Family Services. Foster Care. Retrieved on February 7, 2000, from the World Wide Web: http://www.state.nj.us/humanservices/dhsfc.html.

3.  Ibid.

4.  New Jersey Department of Youth and Family Services. Foster Care. Retrieved on February 7, 2000, from the World Wide Web: http://www.state.nj.us/humanservices/dhsfc.html.

5.  National Center for Youth Law, Foster Care Reform Litigation Docket.2000. Retrieved on February 5, 2001, from the World Wide Web: http://www.youthlaw.org/fcrldocket2000.pdf

6.  Many children are placed through court order and have no informed consent contract.

7.  Monmouth County has two offices due to its large population.

8.  The only exceptions to this are the program director and a worker in Southern Monmouth County who is supervised by the program director.