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 of Publication
Journal article
The potential educational benefits of extending foster care to young adults: Findings from a natural experiment

Courtney, Mark E.
Hook, Jennifer L.

Report
17-Year-Old Donovan: An Investigative Review

Office of the Child and Youth Advocate Alberta

Report
19-Year-Old Ernie: An Investigative Review

Office of the Child and Youth Advocate Alberta

Report
Three Young Children: 5-Year-Old Sarah, 2-Year-Old Anthony, 1-Year-Old Mikwan: An Investigative Review

Office of the Child and Youth Advocate Alberta

Report
Annual Report for 2015-16

Saskatchewan Ministry of Social Services

Report
Approach with Caution: Why the Story of One Vulnerable B.C. Youth Can't Be Told

British Columbia Representative for Children and Youth

Report
B.C. Adoption Update: December 2015

British Columbia Representative for Children and Youth

Report
Because Young People Matter: Report of the Residential Services Review Panel

Residential Services Panel

Journal article
Better understand to better serve: A province-wide knowledge mobilization initiative in child protection

Esposito, Tonino
Trocmé, Nico
Chabot, Martin
Coughlin, Lorry
Gaumont, Chloé
Delaye, Ashleigh

Information Sheet
Child Maltreatment-Related Service Decisions by Ethno-Racial Categories in Ontario in 2013

Fallon, Barbara
Black, Tara
Van Wert, Melissa
King, Bryn
Filippelli, Joanne
Lee, Barbara
Moody, Brenda