P-34.1 - Youth Protection Act

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2.3. Any intervention in respect of a child and the child’s parents under this Act
(a)  must be designed to put an end to and prevent the recurrence of a situation in which the security or the development of the child is in danger; and
(b)  must, if the circumstances are appropriate, favour the means that allow the child and the child’s parents to take an active part in making decisions and choosing measures that concern them.
Every person, body or institution having responsibilities under this Act towards a child and the child’s parents must encourage the participation of the child and the parents, and the involvement of the community.
The parents must, whenever possible, take an active part in the application of the measures designed to put an end to and prevent the recurrence of the situation in which the security or development of their child is in danger.
1984, c. 4, s. 4; 1994, c. 35, s. 3; 2006, c. 34, s. 3.
2.3. Any intervention in respect of a child and his parents must be designed to put an end to and prevent the recurrence of a situation in which the security or development of the child is in danger. For that purpose, any person, body or institution having responsibilities under this Act towards a child and his parents shall encourage the participation of the parents and the involvement of the community.
The parents must, whenever possible, take an active part in the application of the measures designed to put an end to and prevent the recurrence of the situation in which the security or development of their child is in danger.
1984, c. 4, s. 4; 1994, c. 35, s. 3.
2.3. Any intervention between a child and his parents by a person entrusted by this Act with responsibilities regarding the child must be aimed at preventing situations that give rise to such interventions and at promoting the involvement of the community.
1984, c. 4, s. 4.