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Children: Government Resources: Library Guide: South Africa


South Africa. Parliament. Research Unit. Overview of the foster care system in South Africa, 2 September 2019. Cape Town: Parliament of the Republic of South Africa, 2019. 

Western Cape

Western Cape Provincial Parliament. Department of Social Development Foster Care Policy, challenges and funding allocation, 25 April 2023. 

Western Cape. Department of Social Development. Provincial plan for the management of foster care, 01 April 2016-31 March 2019. [Cape Town: Department of Social Development, 2016.]


Mpumalanga. Department of Social Development. Baseline survey about children in foster care in Mpumalanga Province, 2012. Shelf no. G PMP E.SOCI.12.BASE


Bezuidenhout, A. M. Literatuurlys oor pleegsorg = Bibliography on foster care. Pretoria: Department of Social Welfare and Pensions, 1976. (Publication no. 4 of 1976.) Shelf no. G 68 JSW1 4/1976.

Conference on Foster Care in Respect of the Child in Need of Care (1973 : Pretoria). Part I of the Report on the Conference on Foster Care in Respect of the Child in Need of Care, 11-13 April, 1973, Pretoria: various papers read at the Conference. Pretoria: Department of Social Welfare and Pensions, 1974. (Publication no. 3 of 1974.) Shelf no. G 68 JSW1 3/1974.