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Editorials and Submissions
Jun 16, 2010

A submission from the Canadian Council of Child and Youth Advocates to national leaders, titled Aboriginal Children – Canada Must do Better.

Monitoring Reports
Jun 15, 2010

Reports on an in-depth audit carried out by the Representative, examining B.C.'s Child in the Home of a Relative (CIHR) program.

Monitoring Reports
Jan 19, 2010

In this report, Representative Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond and Ombudsperson Kim Carter identify seven ways for the Ministry of Children and Family Development to make its complaint process more accessible and responsive to the vulnerable young people it serves.


Editorials and Submissions
Nov 16, 2009

The Representative argues for the importance of respecting children’s rights and shares the results of the Office’s province-wide child rights contest, in honour of the 20th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

Legislative Reports
Nov 5, 2009

The plan reflecting the Office of the Representative for Children and Youth's goals and objectives from 2010/11 to 2012/13.

Nov 1, 2009

In honour of Adoption Awareness month, I wish to thank our province’s adoptive families for the commitment they have made to some of our most vulnerable children. The stability you provide for your children paves the way for them to become the successful contributing members of society they deserve to be.

Legislative Reports
Sep 29, 2009

This report provides an overview of the Office's work on behalf of the vulnerable children and youth of B.C. over the past year.