Your Rights

You have the right to live, go to school, receive services, work and play in an environment free from discrimination and harassment regardless of your race, national or ethnic origin, language, colour, religion, sex, age, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation or similar factor.  Your rights are protected across Canada by these very important pieces of legislation:

  •  The Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms (click here to read)
  •  The Canadian Human Rights Act (click here to read)
  •  Provincial human rights legislation
  •  Municipal laws and internal policies in certain cases