This section provides information on poverty related to children and families involved with child welfare services.

Title Authors Year of Publication
Information Sheet
Placement in Out of Home Care During the Investigation in Ontario in 2018

Risidore, Jordan
Edwards, Travonne
King, Bryn

Alone and Afraid: Lessons learned from the ordeal of a child with special needs and his family

British Columbia Representative for Children and Youth

Information Sheet
Characteristics of Investigations Involving First Nations Children Compared to White Children in Ontario in 2013

Richard, Kenn
Ma, Jennifer
Fallon, Barbara

Journal article
The effect of lowering welfare payment ceilings on children's risk of out-of-home placement

Wildeman, Christopher
Fallesen, Peter

15-Year-Old Levi: An Investigative Review

Office of the Child and Youth Advocate Alberta

2017 Report Card on Child and Family Poverty in Nova Scotia

Frank, Lesley
Saulnier Christine

Journal article
A cross-national exploration of societal-level factors associated with child physical abuse and neglect

Klevens, Joanne
Ports, Katie A.
Austin, Chelsea
Ludlow, Ivan J.
Hurd, Jacqueline

Information Sheet
A Further Look at Food Insecurity among Ontario’s Child Welfare Involved Population

Fallon, Barbara
Van Wert, Melissa

Journal article
Examining the relationship between economic hardship and child maltreatment using data from the Ontario Incidence Study of Reported Child Abuse and Neglect-2013 (OIS-2013)

Lefebvre, Rachael
Fallon, Barbara
Van Wert, Melissa
Filippelli, Joanne

Journal article
Out-of-home placement and regional variations in poverty and health and social services spending: A multilevel analysis

Esposito, Tonino
Chabot, Martin
Rothwell, David W.
Trocmé, Nico
Delaye, Ashleigh