Child Protection in BC

This booklet is about what parents are legally required to do to care for their children. It will help you decide when to ask for help if you feel you are unable to care for your children. This booklet will also tell you what may happen if you are unable to care for your children.

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People's Law School
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family law, children's rights, child protection, child support, parental responsibilities, parenting after separation, needs of child, child abuse, support agreement, extended family program, best interests of the child, child safety, protection of children