Toronto Star

Monday, March 3, 1997

Parents urged to respect rights of children

How can healthy relationships be maintained between children and both parents after divorce?

The following children's bill of rights in divorce is a good place to start, according to Hanna McDonough, chief social worker at the Clarke Institute of Psychiatry's Family Court Clinic.

The parents must recognize and acknowledge the following minimum rights of their children:

This bill of rights was adapted from Dane County Family Court Counselling Service in Madison, Wise.