Resources

One of the most important resouces there is, the Children and Family Services Act.

http://nslegislature.ca/legc/statutes/childfam.htm

Children and Family Services Regulations
http://www.novascotia.ca/just/regulations/regs/cfsregs.htm

Fostercare Nova Scotia
http://fostercare.novascotia.ca/

Nova Scotia Office of the Ombudsman
http://www.novascotia.ca/ombu/

Care and Custody Manual
http://novascotia.ca/coms/families/documents/Children_in_Care_Manual/CareandCustodyManual.html

First Nations Child & Family Caring Society of Canada
www.fncaringsociety.com

Strongest Family Institute
http://strongestfamilies.com
Non parent brochure (pdf)
Parent brochure (pdf)

The National Aboriginal Circle Against Family Violence (NACAFV) is an organization dedicated to supporting our hardworking front-line workers in shelters and transition houses across the country.
http://www.nacafv.ca/

The Transition House Association of Nova Scotia (THANS)
http://thans.ca/

Canadian Network of Women's Shelters and Transition Houses
http://endvaw.ca/

The Native Women's Association of Canada (NWAC)
http://www.nwac.ca/

Family Law Nova Scotia
http://www.nsfamilylaw.ca/

Family Law Nova Scotia - Contact page
http://www.nsfamilylaw.ca/contact

Department of Community Services
https://novascotia.ca/coms/ 

Federation of Foster Families Nova Scotia
http://www.fosterfamilies.ns.ca/