Understanding Delegated Aboriginal Agencies

This fact sheet provides in plain language an overview of delegated Aboriginal agencies and their potential role in Aboriginal child protection matters.

Delegated Aboriginal agencies are part of the Ministry of Children and Family Development and provide child welfare services. Delegated Aboriginal agencies are part of an effort to restore the responsibilities of child protection and family support to Aboriginal communities.

The fact sheet also contains an area for writing the details of your case.

See also: Understanding Aboriginal Child Protection/Removal Matters, Understanding Child Protection Mediation for Aboriginal Families, 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.


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