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Tuesday, October 16, 2012 1:00 PM
A $60,000 grant from the B.C. government to the SAFERhome Standards Society will fund a two-year pilot project to make housing more accessible for all B.C. families.
Monday, October 1, 2012 8:45 AM
Seniors and their families now have easier access to all the information they need online and in print with a redesigned SeniorsBC website and a new edition of the BC Seniors' Guide.
Monday, July 30, 2012 11:30 AM
Seniors in Richmond now have increased access to affordable housing at The Maple Residences, a new building providing 144 units of seniors housing, funded by the governments of Canada and British Columbia along with community partners.
Monday, June 25, 2012 9:15 AM
Today Premier Christy Clark released the Families First Agenda for British Columbia and highlighted the Family Affordability Pillar, which includes changes to better support people having difficulty repaying their student loans.
Thursday, May 31, 2012 8:30 AM
The government is funding 190 nurse practitioner (NP) positions over the next three years to provide better access to health care for British Columbian families.
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 1:45 PM
A total of 185 community groups, local governments and policing agencies are sharing $5.5 million to help reduce youth involvement in gangs, prevent violence against women and children, and further crime prevention.
Tuesday, April 3, 2012 3:00 PM
Five non-profit housing societies have been selected to develop new affordable housing in downtown Richmond that is being built through a partnership between the Province and the City.
Friday, March 30, 2012 1:00 PM
On the eve of Education Week, Education Minister George Abbott spoke with student leaders at the spring meeting of BC Student Voice to highlight successes from BC's Education Plan, promote student engagement and announce that $10.7 million in new funding will support the plan by helping school districts enhance foundational skills like reading.
Friday, March 16, 2012 11:15 AM
Students at Kwantlen Polytechnic University's Richmond campus are enjoying an extended library collection and services, thanks to an expansion that has optimized the facility and improved accessibility for users.
Friday, February 17, 2012 12:45 PM
A $2.9-billion investment in the natural-gas sector is proof positive of investor confidence in British Columbia's economy and sends a strong signal that British Columbia is a safe harbour in stormy economic seas, said Premier Christy Clark.