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 Yearsort icon Type of Publication
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
Pathways to the overrepresentation of Aboriginal children in care

Gough, Pamela
Trocmé, Nico
Brown, Ivan
Knoke, Della
Blackstock, Cindy

2005 Information sheet
Do placement stability and parental visiting lead to better outcomes for children in foster care? Implications from the Australian Tracking Study

Knott, Theresa
Barber, Jim

2005 Information sheet
A Grass roots approach to influencing child welfare policy

Kufeldt, Kathleen
Simard, Marie
Thomas, Paul
Vachon, Jacques

2005 Journal article
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
Who is caring for our most vulnerable children? The motivation to foster in child welfare

Rodger, Susan
Cummings, Anne
Leschied, Alan W.

2006 Journal article
Foster parent perceptions of placement breakdown

Brown, Jason D.
Bednar, Lisa M.

2006 Journal article
Children with FASD-related Disabilities Receiving Services from Child Welfare Agencies in Manitoba

Gough, Pamela
Fuchs, Don

2006 Information sheet