families & communities

This section contains material on socioeconomic and other family and community factors related to children and families involved with child welfare services.

Title Authors Year of Publication
Journal article
In whose words? Struggles and strategies of service providers working with immigrant clients with limited language abilities in the violence against women sector and child protection services
Alaggia, Ramona
Maiter, Sarah
Jenney, Angelique
Journal article
Intimate partner violence among pregnant young women: A qualitative inquiry
Lèvesque, Sylvie
Chamberland, Claire
Report
Shameful Neglect: Indigenous Child Poverty in Canada

Macdonald, David
Wilson, Daniel

Journal article
The manifest and latent functions of differential response in child welfare
Ji, Daniel
Sullivan, Richard
Journal article
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder: A disability in need of social work education, knowledge and practice

Badry, Dorothy
Choate, Peter, W.

Information Sheet
Financial Strain, Child Maltreatment and the Great Recession in Canada

Rothwell, David W.
Cherney, Katrina
Trocmé, Nico

Report
First Nations Child Poverty: A Literature Review and Analysis

Brittain, Melisa
Blackstock, Cindy

Report
Growing up in B.C. - 2015

Representative for Children and Youth
British Columbia Office of the Provincial Health Officer

Information Sheet
Household Source of Income by Primary Form of Substantiated Maltreatment in Ontario in 2013

Lefebvre, Rachael
Allan, Kate
Goel, Serena
Fallon, Barbara

Information Sheet
Legal Age for Leaving Children Unsupervised Across Canada

Ruiz-Casares, Mónica
Radic, Ivana