Out-of-Home Care

This section contains information related to children and youth who are in the placed in out-of-home care under the legal custody/guardianship of the Director. Out-of-home care includes voluntary care agreements and placements in residential, foster, and community or kinship care.


Titlesort icon Authors Year Type of Publication
'Not so Easy to Navigate': A Report on the Complex Array of Income Security Programs and Eductional Planning for Children in Care in Ontario

Stapleton, J. & Tweedle, A.

2010 Report
(Ad)ministering Love: Providing Family Foster Care to Infants With Prenatal Substance Exposure

Marcellus, Lenora

2008 Journal article
18-YEAR-OLD PETER: An Investigative Review

Office of the Child and Youth Advocate Alberta

2017 Report
A Breach of Trust: An Investigation Into Foster Home Overcrowding in the Saskatoon Service Centre

Bernstein, Marvin

2009 Report
A Comparative Study of Parental Sensitivity Between Three Groups of Adolescent Mothers

Paquette, Daniel
Zoccolillo, Mark
Bigras, Marc
Labelle, Marie-Ève
Azar, Rima
Emery, Jacinthe

2004 Journal article
A Grass roots approach to influencing child welfare policy

Kufeldt, Kathleen
Simard, Marie
Thomas, Paul
Vachon, Jacques

2005 Journal article
A Long Road Home: An Account of the First Ever New Brunswick Youth In Care Hearings

New Brunswick Youth In Care Network
Cormier, Mathieu (Ed.) 

2014 Report
A Management Review of the Alberta Child Welfare System

Crabtree, Cathy R.

2008 Report
A Report and Next Steps for Action from A Forum for Change: Reconciliation for Today’s First Nations, Métis & Aboriginal Children Through Custom Adoption and Lifelong Family and Tribal Connections

British Columbia Representative for Children and Youth

2015 Report
A Report on the Independent Review of Cathedral Valley Group Home

Tuckett, Barry

2010 Report