K - Contact with Social Services

The following areas have been covered: Father's and mother's occupation, length of parents' education, smoking habits, aspirations and expectations for child's future education and occupation, family relationships, parent-school contacts, sources of income and indices of poverty (including at sixteen only, details of household income), housing circumstances, child's general health and information on accidents, hospital admissions and visits to the doctor, and details of medical history relating to vision, hearing, speech therapy, convulsions, asthma, migraine, enuresis, psychiatric problems, dental care and pubertal development. Parents also answered questions which combine to give an index of behaviour in the home (Rutter and others, 1970*). Individual items of this scale also provide useful information, for example concerning truancy.

Contact with Social Services
N12312P Family contact Childns Dept since 196
N12332P Family contact-Mental health M:C 1-2
N12342P Family contact-Mental health M:C 2-2
N12352P Family contact-Health M:C 1-2
N12362P Family contact-Health M:C 2-2
N12372P Family contact-Education M:C 1-2
N12382P Family contact-Education M:C 2-2
N12392P Fam contact-Material aid, etc M:C 1-2
N12402P Fam contact-Material aid, etc M:C 2-2
N12412P Family contact-Crime etc. M:C 1-2
N12422P Family contact-Crime etc. M:C 2-2