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An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis children, youth and Families

on November 8, 2019

New federal child welfare legislation, An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis children youth and families, is coming into force on January 1, 2020.
This legislation will bring significant positive changes to First Nations Child and Family Services, while affirming the inherent right and jurisdiction of First Nations in the area of child and family services.

The information sheet attached is intended to provide information and answer critical questions you will need to know on day one of the legislation coming into force January 1, 2020.

For more information please contact Martin Orr at [email protected] or via telephone 613-241-6789 ext. 212


Roy WhiteduckAn Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Metis children, youth and Families
Assembly of First Nations
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