Report on the Review of the Child and Family Services Act: Building Stronger Families

Report
Canadian CW report
Authors

Northwest Territories Standing Committee on Social Programs

Source
Northwest Territories Legislative Assembly, Yellowknife, NWT: 101 pages.
Abstract

The Standing Committee on Social Programs was directed to review the Child and Family Services Act by a motion of the 16th Legislative Assembly, adopted on June 3, 2009. Members of the Assembly and their constituents had voiced repeated concerns about child protection, apprehension, the discretionary powers of child protection workers, and the general oversight of child protection services by the Department of Health and Social Services.

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