Siblings in out-of-home care: Time to rethink?
Oz Child and La Trobe University Press
Faculty of Community Services, Education and Social Sciences
School of International, Cultural and Community Studies
Following a review of the literature on siblings in out-of-home care in the US and the UK, this article discusses the importance of placing siblings together, the challenges faced by agencies when caring for sibling groups, and the need to rethink sibling care in Australia and create a new service structure.