Voluntary Youth Services Agreement (Vysa)

A voluntary contract, also known as a rolling table, is a contract between you and a Child Welfare Service (CAS). If you are a First Nation, Inuk or Métis Youth, the company will inform your First Nation group or first nation, Métis or Inuit community, that the company is ready to enter into an agreement with you so that services are provided to you in a way that respects your cultural identity and helps you preserve yourself and help you stay connected to your community. heritage and traditions. OACAS will continue to observe how services for 16- and 17-year-olds are being implemented and the challenges and opportunities that cooperation with this new population represents for children`s aid organizations. The new young people have been transferred by a large number of service actors. In addition to self-infantization, the most frequent referents were police or juvenile justice magistrates, schools or educators, community members and psychiatric service providers. Topics these youth have brought into contact with children`s aid organizations include parent-adolescent or family conflict, abandonment or isolation, homelessness or housing insecurity, and mental or emotional health problems. The termination of a VYSA A VYSA is a voluntary agreement and you can terminate the agreement at any time (i.e. terminate). This guide is designed as an additional resource and temporary support, while OACAS, in collaboration with CAS, consults with key stakeholders, collects information and oversees sectoral services for 16 and 17 year olds to identify the best ways of working in the province to work with this new age group.

Use the Sidebar menu on the left to find information and look for additional resources for different service approaches and other thinking while working with older youth. You can enter into an agreement with a company in which you reside to obtain services and assistance, subject to the following eligibility criteria, all of which are necessary: If you receive services from a company, you should expect help to identify and develop relationships that you consider important and beneficial to you and that you wish to maintain for the rest of your life. Services are focused to help you stay in touch with your family, no matter what it means to you, your community and culture. You should have access to services and materials that respect your culture, as well as programs that will help you develop personally.