Connecting with Canadians


Children Are Everybody's Business

by Judith Maxwell

One in four Canadian children aged 4 to 11 are starting their lives with two strikes against them because they have emotional or behavioural challenges or are experiencing learning difficulties. Many of these children come from poor families, but the majority does not - in fact, about 60 percent live in households with middle or high incomes.

Release Date: 31 Oct 2003
Number of pages: 22
Document number: 24174

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