Friday, November 20, 2015
Universal Children’s Day is an opportunity to mobilize to defend and protect the rights of all children in Québec, whatever their religion, sex, social condition, race, colour, ethnic or national origin. November 20th highlights the adoption of the Convention on the Rights of the Child, an international treaty adopted by the United Nations in 1989 with the aim to recognize and protect the specific rights of children.
Tuesday, September 29, 2015
The Québec Court of Appeal found last week that the parents of children with a pervasive developmental disorder (PDD) who use a service dog to palliate their disability are protected by the Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms and must have access to public places when accompanied by the dog, even in the absence of the child.