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Child & youth services -- Editorials, Social systems, Social work with children, Social work with youth, Social service -- Philosophy


Editorial. The article offers information on how the disconnection may affect the lives of children and youth and role of mattering to other people in overcoming the loneliness. Topics discussed include information on the empowering child and youth care; discussions on the intentional relationships and connection between children and youth; and the how engagements with young people reduces the loneliness.


This is the author’s version of a work that was accepted for publication in Child & Youth Services. Changes resulting from the publishing process, such as peer review, editing, corrections, structural formatting, and other quality control mechanisms may not be reflected in this document. Changes may have been made to this work since it was submitted for publication. A definitive version was subsequently published in Child & Youth Services, 40(2), 117-119. DOI: 10.1080/0145935X.2019.1629567



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