chapter  16
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THE DEPRIVED CHILD AND HOW HE CAN BE COMPENSATED FOR LOSS OF FAMILY LIFE

By way of introduction to the subject of providing for the child who has been deprived of family life, let us remember this: that the chief concern of a community should be for its healthy members. It is the usual run of good homes that need priority, for the simple reason that the children who are being nurtured in their own homes are the ones that reward; it is the care of these children that pays the dividends.