What are the responsibilities of adult children to their parents? Is it a moral responsibility? Is it a legal responsibility? In what circumstances?

Many Canadian provinces  have some form of law requiring  adult children to financially support a parent in need. However, the laws are seldom used, given the  existence of old age security  that is available  for many  but  not all older adults in Canada.

 

Family (Filial) Responsibility Laws in Canada

 

 

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