Options for Parents and Families
Collaborative Planning and Decision-Making in Child Welfare
An article prepared by the Ministry of Family and Children Development with suggestions and ideas of the different ways that a parent can be involved in planning when a child welfare worker has concerns about their child's safety.
The BC Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD) provides Autism Funding to British Columbia families who have a child or youth with an eligible ASD diagnosis. Families can access to $22,000/year for children under age 6 and families can access $6,000/year for children aged 6-18. Children and youth with ASD and other developmental disabilities may also be eligible for other services and supports through MCFD, such as early intervention therapies, school-aged therapies, infant development, supported child development, and family support services, including respite.
This online article is in English
British Columbia Ministry of Children and Family Development
British Columbia, Canada
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