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
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
Maltreatment-related investigations involving children and youth with disabilities in Canada in 2008

Bogossian, Aline
MacCulloch, Radha
Trocmé, Nico

2014 Information sheet
Brief Report on Income and Employment: Based on the Link Program Evaluation Study
Hubberstey, Carol
Rutman, Deborah
Hume, Sharon
2014 Report
The Other Side of the Door: A Practice Guide for Child Welfare Professionals working with First Nations, Inuit and Métis Peoples

Ontario Association of Children's Aid Societies (OACAS)

2014 Report
The "Good Enough" Parent: Implications for Child Protection

Choate, Peter W.
Engstrom, Sandra

2014 Journal article
The stability of child protection placements in Quebec, Canada

Esposito, Tonino
Trocmé, Nico
Chabot, Martin
Collin-Vézina, Delphine
Shlonsky, Aron
Sinha, Vandna

2014 Journal article