Life as a First Nations's youth.

Amber Stuart

You wake up after a restless night of fighting with your parents. Unfortunately this not an uncommon occurrence. You are amongst the <b>27.7 percent of First Nations youth facing abuse</b> in their home. Luckily today you are one of the 1<b>5 000 children maltreatment investigations</b>. Discovering you are being treated unfairly, yet not to the point of endangering your life, social workers have given you the option to enter the system of foster care.
What do you do?
(Numbers based on 2008 Canadian statistics)
Accept the offer to enter foster care.
Stay in your abusive house hold.