Residential Care

Residential care includes out-of-home placement in a facility such as a group home or treatment centre. Residential care is provided for children who are experiencing problems, including behavioural and adjustment, and cannot function in a family setting.

Title Authors Year Type of Publication
Approach with Caution: Why the Story of One Vulnerable B.C. Youth Can't Be Told

British Columbia Representative for Children and Youth

2016 Report
Because Young People Matter: Report of the Residential Services Review Panel

Residential Services Panel

2016 Report
Disclosure of sexual abuse among youth in residential treatment care: A multiple informant comparison

Milne, Lise
Collin-Vézina, Delphine

2014 Journal article
Girls in residential care: From child maltreatment to trauma-related symptoms in emerging adulthood

van Vugt, Eveline
Lanctot, Nadine
Paquette, Genevieve
Collin-Vézina, Delphine
Lemieux, Annie

2014 Journal article
Maltreatment-related Investigations Involving Primary Caregivers with a History of Being in Foster Care and/or Group Home Care in Ontario in 2008

Brady, Eavan
Lefebvre, Rachael
Van Wert, Melissa
Fallon, Barbara

2014 Information sheet
Where Do We Go from Here? Youth Aging Out of Care Special Report

Office of the Child and Youth Advocate (Alberta)

2013 Report
Review of Family Care Models, Wilderness Challenge, and Community Group Homes

Brodersen, Etta
Urquhart, Taryn
Pankatz, Courtney
Viljoen, Jodi

2013 Report
CIS-2008 Major Findings Supplementary Tables: Out-of-Home Placement by Primary Substantiated Maltreatment and Risk

Allan, Kate
Lefebvre, Rachael
Fallon, Barbara
Trocmé, Nico

2012 Information sheet
Protection and In Care - Policy and Procedure Manual

The Department of Child, Youth and Family Services, Newfoundland and Labrador

2011 Report
Trauma Experiences, Maltreatment-Related Impairments, and Resilience Among Child Welfare Youth in Residential Care

Collin-Vézina, Delphine
Coleman, Kim
Milne, Lise
Sell, Jody
Daigneault, Isabelle

2011 Journal article