Child Welfare Work in Louisville: A Study of Conditions, Agencies and Institutions

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Welfare league, 1919 - Charities - 152 pages

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Page 104 - English language and that in his opinion the child is fourteen years of age or upwards and has reached the normal development of a child of its age, and is in sound health and is physically able to perform the work which it intends to do.
Page 103 - A duly attested transcript of the birth certificate filed according to law with a registrar of vital statistics, or other officer charged with the duty of recording births, shall be conclusive evidence of the age of such child.
Page 103 - An age and schooling certificate shall be approved only by the superintendent of schools or by a person authorized by him in writing...
Page 151 - ... five hundred dollars, or by imprisonment in the county jail not exceeding six months, or by both such fine and imprisonment.
Page 141 - ... or with any vicious or disreputable persons; or whose home, by reason of neglect, cruelty or depravity on the part of its parents, guardian or other person in whose care it may be, is an unfit place for such child...
Page 103 - The person authorized to issue an employment certificate shall not issue such certificate until he has received, examined and approved and filed the following papers duly executed: 1. The school record of such child properly filled out and signed.
Page 147 - The present and prospective need for the service intended by the proposed organization. c. The employment of capable, trained, or experienced workers. d. Sufficient financial backing to insure effective work. e. The probability of permanence in the proposed organization or institution.
Page 104 - The school record above mentioned shall be signed by the principal or chief teacher of the school which such child has last attended and shall be furnished, on demand, to a child entitled thereto.
Page 104 - Such application must be accompanied by the written statement of the person, firm or corporation into whose service the child is about to enter that he intends to employ the child, which statement shall give the nature of the occupation for which the child is to be employed.
Page 150 - Child-caring agencies, societies, or institutions, in placing out wards or other dependent or delinquent children in private families, shall safeguard their welfare by the thorough investigation of each applicant and his home and its environment; shall carefully select the child to suit the new relationship and location; and shall personally and adequately supervise each home and child until the latter receives legal adoption or attains legal age.

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