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
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
Developmental and Cultural Assets and Resilient Outcomes in First Nations Young People in Care: An Initial Test of an Explanatory Model

Filbert, Katharine
Flynn, Robert J.

2010 Journal article
Children and Youth in Out-of‑Home Care in Canada

Mulcahy, Meghan
Trocmé, Nico

2010 Information sheet
Early specialized foster care, developmental outcomes and home salivary cortisol patterns in prenatally substance-exposed infants

D'Angiulli, Amedeo
Sullivan, Richard

2010 Journal article
Group home and residential treatment placements in child welfare: Analyzing the 2003 Child Incidence Study of Reported Child Abuse and Neglect

DuRoss, Christine
Fallon, Barbara
Black, Tara
Allan, Kate

2010 Information sheet
Bound by the Clock: The Voices of Manitoba Youth with FASD Leaving Care

Fuchs, Don
Burnside, Linda
Reinink, Amy
Marchenski. Shelagh

2010 Report
Support needs of Aboriginal foster parents

Ivanova, Viktoria
Brown, Jason

2010 Journal article