Foster Children

Link Between Broken Review System And Foster Deaths

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.30.2014 | Canada Alberta

EDMONTON - Alberta's chief medical examiner says the system is too splintered and disconnected when it comes to determining why and how children die i...

Giving Birth to a Child Doesn't Make You a Parent

Yummy Mummy Club | Posted 10.13.2012 | Canada Living
Yummy Mummy Club

I did not give birth to Allie. I'm her foster mother, but I have no rights to make key decisions for this child in my care. Allie's "real" mother has never been with her daughter for more than two hours at a time. "Mom" has never taken Allie to the park, given her a bath, or put her to bed.

Canada Lacking National Foster Care Data

CP | Nelson Wyatt, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.20.2012 | Canada

MONTREAL - Anyone seeking a national snapshot of the average child in foster care in Canada, especially how their experiences helped shape their adult...