Foster care in Canada - Wikipedia

*rate per 1000 youth in care

**Note: Children with disabilities are eligible for protective services until age 19.

Cases[ edit ]

Cases are filed though individual provinces Social Services departments. Cases are filed primarily for child abuse or neglect; child abuse is the physical or psychological mistreatment of a child by an adult. This includes physical abuse, sexual abuse, emotional...

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Date: 2018-03-14 00:28:42

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Why Does Canada Have So Many Kids In Foster Care?

Instead, Canada's foster children story is a patchwork of data and news headlines reporting foster care crises where some children have died while receiving child services.

Here's what we do know:

Back in 2011 , the National Household Survey counted approximately 30,000 foster kids in Canada. This figure is based on a single-day count that does not include children in other types of out-of-home...

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Adoption Laws | National Adoption Center

The first legal step in adoption is the termination of the parental rights of a child's birthparents. The final step is the finalization of adoption in court, making you your child's permanent, legal parents. Along the way, there are many points where adoption laws will have an effect on your child's adoption.�

Termination of Parental Rights (TPR)

This is a legal process involving a court...

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