Getting legal aid if your children are (or may be) taken away

This fact sheet advises parents whose children are (or may be) taken away by the Ministry of Children and Family Development to see a lawyer as soon as possible, and sets out their rights to legal aid if they are financially eligible.

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legal aid, child protection, removal of a child from the home, Family Law in BC website