➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway NJ:
International: Shutting Down All Orphanages is a Risky Act that Could Leave Thousands of Children in Danger (Opinion)
Huffington Post – September 26, 2016
Last month, J.K. Rowling sent sent out a series of tweets denouncing the practice of volountourism in orphanages, and the support of orphanages in general. It is risky to make broad statements against orphanages, hereafter referred to as children’s centers, that often serve as community hubs where vulnerable children can seek refuge.