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Friday, February 17, 2017 1:45 PM
For Miya Inkster, finding high-quality, affordable child care was a big factor holding her back from returning to the work force. After a stressful separation and move that affected her financial situation, Miya ended up on income assistance and couldn’t find work that covered the cost of child care.
Friday, February 17, 2017 1:30 PM
For the second year in a row, government is increasing disability assistance rates by investing $199 million over three years.
Thursday, January 19, 2017 11:30 AM
Downtown Vernon will become a little more vibrant and safe thanks to a government-funded Job Creation Partnerships “Place-Making” project, which will aid in the planning, design and engagement of public spaces.
Monday, January 16, 2017 10:00 AM
In 2011, Duane Elverum and Janet Moore of Simon Fraser University co-founded CityStudio, a learning hub in Vancouver that connects students, instructors, city staff and community members aiming to co-create solutions to real-world problems facing their city.
Friday, January 13, 2017 10:30 AM
Having escaped an abusive relationship in her native country five years ago, Lima is thankful that she was able to move to Canada from Eastern Europe.
Friday, January 6, 2017 10:30 AM
With a fresh new year ahead, single mother Morgan Hegg of Williams Lake can resolve to continue on the new career path she has chosen.
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 12:00 PM
Meet some of the thousands of single parents in B.C. who are involved in the program.
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 6:22 AM
Shannon is looking forward to her new career as a Medical Device Reprocessing Technician thanks to the Single Parent Employment Initiative.
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 6:20 AM
Single mom Veronica has so much to be thankful for this Christmas.
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 6:18 AM
Thanks to the help of his mother and grandmother, Mark’s daughters have always been well cared for and even a little spoiled. But this Christmas is going to be very different for Mark himself.