Tue, 28 Mar 2017 13:45:00 -0700The Province announced $2 million to the Michael Cuccione Foundation to support new advances in research at Michael Cuccione Childhood Cancer Research program at BC Children's Hospital.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 10:15:00 -0700Health Minister Terry Lake celebrated the substantial completion of the Joseph & Rosalie Segal & Family Health Centre, which will care for people with mental-health or substance-use challenges.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 13:15:00 -0700The Province is providing Richmond Addiction Services Society and Turning Point Recovery Society a combined total of $465,000 to support programs and services for people with mental health and substance use issues.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 15:45:00 -0700Health care in the Langley region is getting a boost with the Province approving the business plan for the expansion of Langley Memorial Hospital’s emergency department.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 14:14:00 -0700Cutting-edge health research projects at Genome BC received a big boost with $20 million in new additional government funding, which was announced after recently wrapping up the second annual #BCTECH Summit.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:15:00 -0700With Budget 2017, the provincial government is supporting planning for hospital redevelopment for Williams Lake and region.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 13:15:00 -0700With Budget 2017, the B.C. government is supporting plans for a proposed redevelopment at G.R. Baker Memorial Hospital, and recognizing the history and archaeological significance of the site, the Province is committing to consult and work with First Nations in the area as a next step.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 10:50:00 -0700Updated statistics released today from the BC Coroners Service show the number of illicit drug overdose deaths decreased slightly in February. Since the public-health emergency was declared in April 2016, government and its partners have enacted a wide range of measures to make an immediate difference and continue to build on longer-term strategies.
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 08:30:00 -0700A housing study for First Nations Elders and developing social networks are among the projects benefiting seniors in the 18 B.C. communities receiving a total of $342,430 in age-friendly community planning and project grants this year.
Sun, 12 Mar 2017 09:15:00 -0700A $20,000 age-friendly grant has been provided to three North Shore municipalities to support the creation of a dementia-friendly action plan.