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
Lost in the System: Jake's Story

Saskatchewan Advocate for Children and Youth

2014 Report
Two Tragedies: Holding Systems Accountable

Saskatchewan Advocate for Children and Youth

2014 Report
Annual Report for 2013-14

Saskatchewan Ministry of Social Services

2014 Report
Saskatchewan Child Abuse Protocol 2014

Government of Saskatchewan

2014 Report
Family reunification for placed children in Quebec: A longitudinal study

Esposito, Tonino
Trocmé, Nico
Chabot, Martin
Collin-Vézina, Delphine
Shlonsky, Aron
Sinha, Vandna

2014 Journal article
Where Do We Go from Here? Youth Aging Out of Care Special Report

Office of the Child and Youth Advocate (Alberta)

2013 Report
Out of Sight: How One Aboriginal Child’s Best Interests Were Lost Between Two Provinces

British Columbia Representative for Children and Youth

2013 Report
Canadian children and youth in care: The cost of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Popova, Svetlana 
Lange, Shannon
Burd, Larry
Rehm, Jürgen

2013 Journal article
Multilevel correlates of behavioral resilience among children in child welfare

Bell, Tessa
Romano, Elisa
Flynn, Robert J.

2013 Journal article
Caseworker attitudes on kinship care in Ontario

Brisebois, Kimberly

2013 Journal article