Monitoring Reports
Nov 6, 2013

A review of the results of Ministry of Children and Family Development’s spending on Aboriginal child welfare services over the past 12 years.

Sep 30, 2013

To celebrate the start of the RCY’s new mandate, advocating for young adults with developmental disabilities, Representative Turpel-Lafond hosted a launch event. In attendance were staff members from Community Living BC, members of the Select Standing Committee on Children and Youth and self-advocates who spoke on the importance of the movement.

CID Reviews and Investigations
Sep 17, 2013

An investigative report into the life of a young Aboriginal girl who was subject to neglect and abuse after moving from the care of the B.C. government to the care of her maternal grandfather in Saskatchewan.

Monitoring Reports
Apr 9, 2013

The Representative's report on youth mental health services in B.C., with focus on 16 to 18 year olds.

Monitoring Reports
Mar 26, 2013

The Representative's audit on the plans of care for children and youth who are in the long-term care of the Province of British Columbia.

CID Reviews and Investigations
Feb 7, 2013

The Representative's investigation examines the entire life and the full spectrum of services that this young boy and his family received and whether they were appropriate and responsive to his needs.

Dec 7, 2012

 OTTAWA – The vice‐president of the United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child oday wraps up her four‐day visit to Canada which included stops in Ontario, New Brunswick and Québec.

The Canadian Council of Child and Youth Advocates (CCCYA) invited Marta Maurás of Chile o visit Canada to observe first‐hand this country’s implementation of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.

CID Reviews and Investigations
Nov 15, 2012

The Representative’s aggregate review which examines the life circumstances of 15 youth who died as a result of suicide and 74 youth who engaged in self-injury behaviours.

CID Reviews and Investigations
Mar 1, 2012

The Representative’s child death investigation into the lives and deaths of three B.C. children killed by their father shows  domestic violence fixes called for two years ago are still needed.

Nov 18, 2011

In recognition of National Child Day, the Representative released a series of videos in support of the It Gets Better project. A launch event was held in Victoria to celebrate and spark a dialogue among the different attendees.