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
No Time for Mark: The Gap Between Policy and Practice

Saskatchewan Advocate for Children and Youth

Journal article
Roles of foster parent resource workers

Brown, Jason D.
Rodgers, Julie
Anderson, Landy

The Educational Outcomes of Children in Care in Manitoba

Brownell, Marni
Chartier, Mariette
Au, Wendy
Schultz, Jennifer
Guenette, Wendy
Valdivia, Jeff

Journal article
The relationship between caseworker assessments of clients’ social networks and child welfare placement outcomes

Brisebois, Kimberly
Trzcinski, Eileen
Marsack, Christina

Information Sheet
What does the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) Report summary say about the Indian Residential School (IRS) system and child welfare?

Churchill, Molly 
Sinha, Vandna

A Long Road Home: An Account of the First Ever New Brunswick Youth In Care Hearings

New Brunswick Youth In Care Network
Cormier, Mathieu (Ed.) 

Journal article
A survey of adolescents' perceptions of their relationships with nonparental caregivers in group home settings: An attachment perspective

Rabley, Sarah
Preyde, Michèle
Gharabaghi, Kiaras

Advancing Best Practice: A Review of Full Time Attendance Programs for Youth in British Columbia

Barnett, Paul
Howell, Stephen

Annual Report for 2013-14

Saskatchewan Ministry of Social Services

B.C. Adoption Update: November 2014

British Columbia Representative for Children and Youth