Scouts Canada, the country’s leading youth organization, offers challenging programs for boys, girls and youth age 5-26 in thousands of individual groups in most cities and towns across Canada.
Canadian Child Protection Agencies
It is each and every volunteer’s responsibility to be aware of the signs and symptoms of abuse or neglect, and to report any incidents, suspicions or disclosures. As part of Scouts Canada’s Child and Youth Safety training, provincial and/or territorial contact information for local child protection agencies and the police is provided below. Ensure this information is available to all volunteer members by providing either a printed copy or the appropriate web link.
- British Columbia
- New Brunswick
- Newfoundland and Labrador
- Northwest Territories
- Nova Scotia
- Prince Edward Island