April 17 was National Equality Day: How Can You Share This Day with Your Children?

April 17th was National Equality Day.  On this day, we celebrate The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms being signed by Queen Elizabeth II and Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau on April 17, 1982.  Section 15 of The Charter was not implemented for another three years however so it actually came into force on April 17, 1985.

Section 15 of The Charter states:

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Welcome to CHEO’s Blog for Parents in the Ottawa Community!

Being a parent is a tremendously rewarding experience but also one filled with challenges. And with the amount of information out there, it can be a challenge to differentiate between good advice and the stuff that’s not worth your while.

This blog will share health info that has been vetted by our specialists, the ones you can trust. Here, some of our very own CHEO physicians and experts – who are also parents – will share their experience and their expertise.

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