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Wednesday, November 28, 2012 8:00 AM
What do you do when a traditional First Nations language is dying? For the Secwepemc Cultural Education Society, one of the answers is not traditional in the least - play Nintendo.
Sunday, September 23, 2012 8:30 AM
Aboriginal children in British Columbia are getting a stronger start, thanks to 187 new cultural enrichment projects funded by the B.C. government in 2012.
Thursday, September 20, 2012 9:00 AM
Where can you find a public health nurse, prenatal support, First Nations programs, student support services, and programs for young children and teenagers all under the same roof? The brand new Family Place in Parksville.
Friday, May 4, 2012 11:30 AM
The Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD) and Tillicum Lelum Aboriginal Friendship Society are celebrating the grand opening of a new safe house for vulnerable teens in Nanaimo, which doubles the capacity of the former youth safe house.
Monday, February 6, 2012 10:00 AM
Success By 6(r) is receiving a new investment of $3.4 million from the Ministry of Children and Family Development for early childhood development opportunities for young children throughout the province.
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 2:15 PM
Parenting is the most important, rewarding and challenging job that most adults will undertake in their lifetime.
Thursday, December 15, 2011 1:00 PM
Envision a life and job skill-building program that takes a group of youth on the adventure of a lifetime - travelling across Canada to work on organic farms in Manitoba, then back to B.C. for parks and recreation job experience, all the while incorporating French language and cultural learning opportunities.
Thursday, December 15, 2011 10:15 AM
The leadership of the nine south island First Nations and urban Aboriginal community, known as the South Island Wellness Society and the Province of B.C. signed a historic accord today that will forge a relationship to design and develop an Indigenous child services system for the care and protection of Aboriginal children, youth and families in the region.
Sunday, November 6, 2011 8:30 AM
Throughout November, B.C. celebrates Adoption Awareness Month to acknowledge the many families created through adoption and bring attention to those children and youth who still need the care and love of a permanent family.
Thursday, October 6, 2011 12:00 PM
Providing hope and support to some of the province's most vulnerable children and youth - thousands of foster families make this remarkable contribution to society every day.