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
Children and youth in care in British Columbia: An epidemiological review of mortality

Office of the Provincial Health Officer

2001 Report
The Social Construction of Resilience Among Problem Youth In Out-Of-Home Placement: A Study of Health-Enhancing Deviance

Ungar, Michael

2001 Journal article
Évaluation d'implantation et d'impact du projet d'intervention massive à l'enfance (PRIME) : Rapport final

Dagenais, Christian
Bastien, Marie-France
Bégin, Jean
Tourigny, Marc

2000 Report
Parent Mutual Aid Organizations in Child Welfare Demonstration Project: A Report of Outcomes

Cameron, Gary
Birnie-Lefcovitch, Shelly

2000
Newfoundland and Labrador Adoption Act

The Government of Newfoundland and Labrador

1999 Report
Standards for Staffed Children's Residential Services Provided Under the Child, Family and Community Service Act 1998

Standards for Staffed Children's Residential Services Committee: 

  • Federation of Child and Family Services of British Columbia
  • Child and Youth Care Association of British Columbia
  • Federation of British Columbia Youth In Care Networks
  • British Columbia Federation of Foster Parent Associations
  • Provincial Association of Residential Community Alternatives
1998 Report
Kinship Care Program Review Recommendations and Implementation

Kinship Care Review Committee

Report