Common Questions

The Ministry is threatening to take my kids

It is best to get help from a lawyer and an advocate as soon as you know the Ministry of Children and Family Development has concerns about the safety of your child.

Good starting points include:

For more information and to see if you qualify for a legal aid lawyer, contact the Legal Services Society. If you are in Vancouver, check if you are eligible for the Parents Legal Centre.

See our related common questions:

Last reviewed July 2015

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