Aboriginal Child Protection Wallet Card
This wallet card informs Aboriginal parents of their right to get legal advice as soon as the Ministry of Children and Family Development (or a delegated Aboriginal agency) has contacted them about a child protection issue. Includes how to contact Legal Aid to find out if you qualify for a free lawyer.
See also: Understanding Aboriginal Child Protection/Removal Matters, Understanding Delegated Aboriginal Agencies, Understanding Court Orders and Hearings, and Understanding the Extended Family Program
Find out more about Aboriginal legal rights in BC on the Aboriginal Legal Aid in BC website.
This publication is in clear language for people who don't know about the law.