Families & Communities

This section contains material on socioeconomic and other family and community factors related to children and families involved with child welfare services.

Title Authors Year Type of Publication
Fairness for Children: A League Table of Inequality in Child Well-being in Rich Countries

UNICEF Office of Research

2016 Report
Shameful Neglect: Indigenous Child Poverty in Canada

Macdonald, David
Wilson, Daniel

2016 Report
Legal Age for Leaving Children Unsupervised Across Canada

Ruiz-Casares, Mónica
Radic, Ivana

2015 Information sheet
Financial Strain, Child Maltreatment and the Great Recession in Canada

Rothwell, David W.
Cherney, Katrina
Trocmé, Nico

2015 Information sheet
Household Source of Income by Primary Form of Substantiated Maltreatment in Ontario in 2013

Lefebvre, Rachael
Allan, Kate
Goel, Serena
Fallon, Barbara

2015 Information sheet
Wrapping our Ways Around Them: Aboriginal Communities and the Child, Family and Community Service Act (CFCSA) Guidebook

Walkem, Ardith

2015 Report
Growing up in B.C. - 2015

Representative for Children and Youth
British Columbia Office of the Provincial Health Officer

2015 Report
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: A disability in need of social work education, knowledge and practice

Badry, Dorothy
Choate, Peter, W.

2015 Journal article
First Nations Child Poverty: A Literature Review and Analysis

Brittain, Melisa
Blackstock, Cindy

2015 Report
Psychometrics In Parenting Capacity Assessments – A Problem For First Nations Parents

Choate, Peter W.
McKenzie, Amber

2015 Journal article