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
Promotive and risk factors as concurrent predictors of educational outcomes in supported transitional living

Flynn, Robert J.
Tessier, Nicolas G.

2011 Journal article
Strengths of Aboriginal Foster Parents

Ivanova, Victoria
Brown, Jason

2011 Journal article
‘Here’s my story’: Fathers of ‘Looked After’ children recount their experiences in the Canadian child welfare system

Dominelli, Lena
Strega, Susan
Walmsley, Chris
Callahan, Marilyn
Brown, Leslie

2011 Journal article
The relationship between post-traumatic stress symptoms and substance use among adolescents involved with child welfare: Implications for emerging adulthood

Goldstein, Abby L.
Wekerle, Christine
Tonmyr, Lil
Thornton, Tiffany
Waechter, Randall
Pereira, Jessica
Chung, Ronald
MAP Research Team

2011 Journal article
Risk and protective factors for depression and substance use in an adolescent child welfare sample

Guidbord, Mélanie
Bell, Tessa
Romano, Elisa
Rouillard, Louise

2011 Journal article
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