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.


Title Authors Year Type of Publication
Protection and In Care - Policy and Procedure Manual

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

2011 Report
Circle of Care-- Fostering Fostering: Enhancing Supports to Foster and Kinship Care Families

Manitoba Child and Family Services

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
Caring for children from the same culture: Challenges for foster parents

Brown, Jason D.
St. Arnault, David
Sintzel, Jennifer
George, Natalie

2011 Journal article
Evaluation of a newborn screen for predicting out-of-home placement

Brownell, Marni D.
Chartier, Mariette
Santos, Robert
Au, Wendy
Roos, Noralou P.
Girard, Darlene

2011 Journal article
Children adopted from China: Attachment security two years later

Cohen, Nancy J.
Farnia, Fataneh

2011 Journal article
Fostering cultural development: Foster parents' perspectives

Daniel, Ellice

2011 Journal article
Infant placement in Canadian child maltreatment-related investigations

Tonmyr, Lil
Williams, Gabriela
Jack, Susan M.
MacMillan, Harriet

2011 Journal article
The journey to adopt a child who has special needs: Parents' perspectives

Denby, Ramona W.
Alford, Keith A.
Ayala, Jessica

2011 Journal article
Progress Report 2 on Foster Home Overcrowding in Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Advocate for Children and Youth

2011 Report