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
Current Practices and Barriers to the Provision of Post-Placement Support: A Pilot Study from Toronto, Ontario, Canada

McKay, Katherine
Ross, Lori E.

2011 Journal article
Inuit Child Welfare and Family Support: Policies, Programs and Strategies

Rae, Lisa

2011 Report
Access visits: Perceptions of child protection workers, foster parents and children who are Crown Wards

Morrison, Janet
Mishna, Faye
Cook, Charlene
Aitken, Gail

2011 Journal article
Understanding contextual effects on externalizing behaviors in children in out-of-home care: Influence of workers and foster families

Cheung, Connie
Goodman, Deborah
Leckie, George
Jenkins, Jennifer M.

2011 Journal article
Manitoba Family Services and Consumer Affairs Annual Report 2010-2011

Minister of Family Services and Consumer Affairs

2011 Report
Cultural Worldviews of Foster Parents

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

2011 Journal article
Promotive and risk factors as concurrent predictors of educational outcomes in supported transitional living

Flynn, Robert J.
Tessier, Nicolas G.

2011 Journal article
Strengths of Aboriginal Foster Parents

Ivanova, Victoria
Brown, Jason

2011 Journal article
‘Here’s my story’: Fathers of ‘Looked After’ children recount their experiences in the Canadian child welfare system

Dominelli, Lena
Strega, Susan
Walmsley, Chris
Callahan, Marilyn
Brown, Leslie

2011 Journal article
The relationship between post-traumatic stress symptoms and substance use among adolescents involved with child welfare: Implications for emerging adulthood

Goldstein, Abby L.
Wekerle, Christine
Tonmyr, Lil
Thornton, Tiffany
Waechter, Randall
Pereira, Jessica
Chung, Ronald
MAP Research Team

2011 Journal article