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
A study of three community and school-based models of child welfare service delivery in Ontario

Frensch, Karen M.
Cameron, Gary
Hazineh, Lirondel

2005 Report
The Ties that Bind II: Reunification for Siblings in Out-of-home Care Using a Statistical Technique for Examining Non-independent Observations

Webster, Daniel
Shlonsky, Aron
Shaw, Terry
Brookhart, M. Alan

2005 Journal article
The Other Kin: Setting the Course for Research, Policy, and Practice with Siblings in Foster Care

Shlonsky, Aron
Bellamy, Jennifer
Elkins, Jennifer
Ashare, Caryn J.

2005 Journal article
Use of population measures and norms to identify resilient outcomes in young people in care: an exploratory study

Flynn, Robert J.
Ghazal, Hayat
Legault, Louise
Vandermeulen, Gail
Petrick, Susan

2004 Journal article
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
How Important is Permanency Planning for Children? Considerations for Pediatricians Involved in Child Protection

Waddell, Charlotte
MacMillan, Harriet
Marie Pietrantonio, Anna

2004 Journal article
Review of the Operation of the Winnipeg Child & Family Services Emergency Assessment Placement Department (EAPD) Shelter System

Mirwaldt, Janet
Perron, Jill
Thomas, Susan

2004 Report
Children in Care in Canada: A summary of current issues and trends with recommendations for future research

Farris-Manning, Cheryl
Zandstra, Marietta

2003 Report
Portrait des interventions visant l’insertion socioprofessionnelle et la préparation à la vie autonome dans les centres jeunesse du Québec

Goyette, Martin

2003 Report
Guidelines in Child and Youth Care Family Work: A Case Story

Charles, Grant
Charles, Holly

2003 Journal article