Youth Protection

The local youth protection agency is called Le Centre jeunesse de Québec(CJQ). The CJQ offers the following specialized services in English:

  • Psychosocial services and internal and outpatient rehabilitation for mothers with adaptation difficulties, as well as youth and their families in the context of youth protection and young offenders 
  • Intake and social emergency 
  • Access to placement resources for children, youth and mothers with adaptation difficulties
  • Family-type resources, intermediate or accommodation in a rehabilitation center and group home
  • Psychosocial expertise services

The CJQ has an agreement with Jeffery Hale Community Services to provide other basic services in English, such as special educator services for families.