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$32M IN GAMING GRANTS SUPPORT B.C.’S MOST VULNERABLE

Wed, 09 Mar 2011 15:52:34 GMT

VICTORIA – More than 1,700 groups that deliver programs that enhance and support services to children, youth, and a variety of British Columbians in need are receiving more than $32 million in community gaming grants.



MESSAGE FROM THE MINISTER OF HEALTH SERVICES ON WOMEN'S DAY

Tue, 08 Mar 2011 22:05:27 GMT

Minister of Health Services Colin Hansen issued the following statement on International Women's Day, March 8, 2011.



HELP STOP SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF CHILDREN

Mon, 07 Mar 2011 19:03:58 GMT

VICTORIA – During B.C.’s 13th annual Stop the Sexual Exploitation of Children and Youth Awareness Week, March 7-13, the Province is encouraging British Columbians to learn more about how they can help prevent this criminal activity.



SOCIAL WORKERS – MAKING A DIFFERENCE, EVERY DAY

Mon, 07 Mar 2011 16:01:49 GMT

VICTORIA – Jagdeep Rakhara believes all children should have the same opportunities to participate in their neighbourhoods and communities.



PACIFIC AUTISM FAMILY CENTRE FINDS A HOME IN VANCOUVER

Mon, 28 Feb 2011 19:37:26 GMT

VANCOUVER – A location for a provincial autism centre was made official when the Province and the City of Vancouver announced they have secured a home for the Pacific Autism Family Centre.



MÉTIS SIGN HISTORIC CHILD AND YOUTH PARTNERSHIP

Sun, 27 Feb 2011 17:46:07 GMT

RICHMOND – In a historic memorandum of understanding, the Métis people of British Columbia and the Province have taken another step toward their shared goal of developing holistic, culturally appropriate child and family services—led by Métis, for Métis children, youth and families.



$8M IN GAMING GRANTS TO HELP SOCIAL SERVICES, DAYCARES

Fri, 25 Feb 2011 16:43:57 GMT

VICTORIA – The Province will provide gaming grant recipients in the human and social services sector with $6 million in funding to help with the transition between grant programs.



TRANSLATED WELCOMEBC SITES TO ATTRACT SKILLED WORKERS

Fri, 25 Feb 2011 15:24:40 GMT

VICTORIA – Prospective immigrants needed to support B.C.’s future economic growth now have better access to the information they need with the launch of five new foreign language micro-sites through WelcomeBC.ca, the one-stop source for people considering moving to B.C. and for those who have recently arrived.



NEW RENOVATION PROJECTS ANNOUNCED FOR B.C.

Wed, 23 Feb 2011 15:51:39 GMT

BURNABY – The governments of Canada and British Columbia, along with community partners, announced over $800,000 in funding to renovate 144 apartments in four communities across British Columbia.



$7.4M SUPPORTIVE HOUSING BREAKS GROUND IN KELOWNA

Wed, 23 Feb 2011 15:43:24 GMT

KELOWNA – The Province and the City of Kelowna forged a partnership in 2008 to build three new housing developments on city-owned sites for those who are homeless or at risk. One project is complete, another is under construction and partners broke ground on the third project, New Gate Apartments.