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 Authorssort icon Year Type of Publication
The Placement of Children and Youth in Care in Hotels in British Columbia: A Joint Special Report

British Columbia Representative for Children and Youth
British Columbia Ministry of Children and Family Development

2016 Report
Review of Family Care Models, Wilderness Challenge, and Community Group Homes

Brodersen, Etta
Urquhart, Taryn
Pankatz, Courtney
Viljoen, Jodi

2013 Report
Putting a Human Face on Child Welfare: Voices from the Prairie

Brown, Ivan
Chaze, Ferzana
Fuchs, Don
Lafrance, Jean
McKay, Sharon
Prokop, Shelley Thomas

2007 Book
Rewards of fostering children with disabilities

Brown, Jason D.

2008 Journal article
Foster parents' perceptions of factors needed for successful foster placements

Brown, Jason D.

2008 Journal article
Foster parent perceptions of placement breakdown

Brown, Jason D.
Bednar, Lisa M.

2006 Journal article
Foster parent perceptions of placement success

Brown, Jason D.
Campbell, Melissa

2007 Journal article
Benefits of Cultural Matching in Foster Care

Brown, Jason D.
George, Natalie
Sintzel, Jennifer
St. Arnault, David

2009 Journal article
Cultural Worldviews of Foster Parents

Brown, Jason D.
George, Natalie
St. Arnault, David
Sintzel, Jennifer

2011 Journal article
Motives of Aboriginal foster parents

Brown, Jason D.
Gerritts, Julie
Ivanova, Viktoria
Mehta, Nisha
Skrodski, Donna

2012 Journal article