➡ From Child Welfare Information Gateway
Canada: Foster children need their privacy protected (Opinion)
Star – July 07, 2018
Privacy rights in the child welfare system are increasingly gaining attention. Though the latest changes to privacy legislation are welcome, there is a glaring omission that leaves Ontario’s most vulnerable people at risk. If you are one of the more than 100,000 former Crown Wards in Ontario, like me, you may be shocked to learn that the most intimate details of your life at the most traumatic and vulnerable times you ever experienced are unprotected.