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How effective is help on the doorstep? A longitudinal study of the impact of community-based organisation support on child behaviour and mental health

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Community-based responses have a lengthy history. The ravages of HIV on family functioning has included a widespread community response. Although much funding has been invested in front line community-based organisations (CBO), there was no equal investment in evaluations. This study was set up to compare children aged 9–13 years old, randomly sampled from two South African provinces, who had not received CBO support over time (YC) with a group of similarly aged children who were CBO attender...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1371/journal.pone.0151305

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University of Oxford
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Oxford, SSD, Social Policy and Intervention
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, SSD, Social Policy and Intervention
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Cluver, LD
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PLoS One Journal website
Publication date:
2016-03-05
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1932-6203
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uuid:397597bf-a30d-495f-acbc-350c4d8bfced
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609806
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pubs:609806

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