Out-of-home care, foster care, relative and kinship care publications
List of all publications related to Out-of-Home care
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Steel, D. and Navin-Cristina, T. (2018). Initial Wave Weighting for the Pathways of Care Longitudinal Study.
This publication is to be read in conjunction with Wulczyn, F., Collins, L., Chen, L. and Huhr, S. (2017). Statistical Power, Selection Bias, and Non-response Correction.
Wulczyn, F. and Huhr, S. (2018). Human Capital Formation During Childhood: Foundations of the Pathways of Care Longitudinal Study
The proposed framework bundles together various notions of wellbeing into a human capital framework. Human capital is a flexible construct organised around the assets a young person has at their disposal when meeting the everyday [...]
Eastman, C., Katz, I. and McHugh, M. (2018). Service needs and uptake amongst children in out-of-home care and their carers.
The report includes a review of the Australian and international literature. The analysis focuses on the need for and access to services for children - both specialist services and universal services. The report also examines [...]
Delfabbro, P. (2018). Aboriginal children in out-of-home care in NSW: Developmental outcomes and cultural and family connections.
The report includes a review of the Australian and international literature. The aim of this report was to examine the outcomes for Aboriginal children placed into out-of-home care. The study includes comparative analysis with non-Aboriginal [...]
Walsh, P., McHugh, M., Blunden, H. and Katz, I. (2018). Literature Review: Factors Influencing the Outcomes of Children and Young People in Out-of-Home Care.
This review of the literature on the factors that influence the outcomes for children in OOHC has identified a range of factors that have been demonstrated empirically to affect outcomes. Also see Albers, B., et.al., [...]
Restrictive Practice Easy Read Guide
This document is about the Authorisation of restrictive practices
Australian Institute of Family Studies. (2017). Wave 1 data response patterns: length of time in out-of-home care and non-participation in questions
This report investigates, whether there were differences in the characteristics, wellbeing and family relationships of children participating in the POCLS and children's non-participation in certain elements of the Wave 1 data collection may have introduced [...]
2018 ACWA Conference. Overview of the POCLS and child wellbeing
Merran Butler, Family and Community Services NSW. Conference presentation.
2018 ACWA Conference. Educational outcomes of children
Dr Michelle Townsend. University of Wollongong. Conference presentation.
2018 ACWA Conference. Caseworker communication with children
Professor Ilan Katz, University of New South Wales. Conference presentation