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
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
Sharing the Care of Our Children in a Changing Societal Context

Kufeldt , Kathleen

2002 Journal article
Parental separation from children who enter the child welfare system

Kufeldt, Kathleen
Simard, Marie
Vachon, Jacques

2002 Journal article
Focusing Intensive Family Preservation Services: Patterns and Consequences

Hayward, Karen
Cameron, Gary

2002 Journal article