Wed, 09 Mar 2011 15:52:34 GMTVICTORIA – 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.
Tue, 08 Mar 2011 22:05:27 GMTMinister of Health Services Colin Hansen issued the following statement on International Women's Day, March 8, 2011.
Mon, 07 Mar 2011 19:03:58 GMTVICTORIA – 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.
Mon, 07 Mar 2011 16:01:49 GMTVICTORIA – Jagdeep Rakhara believes all children should have the same opportunities to participate in their neighbourhoods and communities.
Mon, 28 Feb 2011 19:37:26 GMTVANCOUVER – 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.
Sun, 27 Feb 2011 17:46:07 GMTRICHMOND – 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.
Fri, 25 Feb 2011 16:43:57 GMTVICTORIA – 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.
Fri, 25 Feb 2011 15:24:40 GMTVICTORIA – 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.
Wed, 23 Feb 2011 15:51:39 GMTBURNABY – 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.
Wed, 23 Feb 2011 15:43:24 GMTKELOWNA – 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.