Empowering Foster Caregivers

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Empowering foster caregivers. Caregivers play a great role in accessing the healthcare for children in foster care. One of the important elements in ensuring health services for foster children is empowering the caregivers. Foster caregivers are expected to fulfill the daily needs of the children under their care (Greiner, Ross, Brown, Beal, & Sherman, 2015). According to researchers, information about the view of the caregivers regarding the health problems of their foster children is scant. Most foster caregivers have no information about the child’s medical history which has an influence on the care of the children. Foster care givers feel incompetent and unorganized when it comes to the medical issues of the children due to lack of proper

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