Sexting and the Law

This publication offers information about sexting and the law. Accurate information can help you make informed decisions when you are online. This publication is not an argument for or against sexting. The information in this publication is not legal advice, and it does not replace guidance from a lawyer. This publication will be available in…

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Age of Consent: Young People, Sex and the Law

Canadian law says that the age of consent for sexual activity is 16 years old. This law protects young people from sexual exploitation. By law, adults (18 or older) cannot have sexual relations with people under 16. There are exceptions for people who are close in age. These exceptions make sure the law does not…

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Becoming a Parent

As of March 1st, 2021, there will be significant changes to family law on PEI. Some of the information on this page may be out of date. We will update the information on this page soon, and a digital version of the Becoming a Parent publication will be available here soon. Call 902-892-0853 or 1-800-240-9798…

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