Youth Justice

Directory of Youth Justice Services in Ontario - connects the youth justice system with supports in the community for young persons in conflict with the law. Repeal 43 Committee (Committee to Repeal Section 43 of the Criminal Code of Canada) - A national, voluntary committee of lawyers, paediatricians, social workers and educators formed in 1994 to advocate repeal of section 43 of the Criminal Code. United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child - Built on varied legal systems and cultural traditions, the Convention is a universally agreed set of non-negotiable standards and obligations. Youth Criminal Justice Act – Department of Justice Youth Justice BC – connects youth to initiatives in British Columbia that aim to prevent youth violence and crime; hold youth accountable; provide for meaningful consequences; restore youth to their communities and ensure victim support.