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Friday, October 29, 2021 8:15 AM
New early learning and child care legislation, which became law Oct. 27, 2021, will help the Province deliver on its 10-year Childcare BC plan to build an affordable, quality and inclusive early learning and child care system for B.C. families.
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 12:45 PM
Neurodiverse children and youth and those with disabilities will benefit from a new service system that will provide supports for children and youth based on their unique needs, with or without a diagnosis.
Monday, October 25, 2021 8:35 AM
The families of children and youth with physical disabilities and other complex care needs will receive more help to pay for the medical equipment they need to live at home through a $10-million funding increase to medical equipment benefits under the At Home Program.
Thursday, October 14, 2021 9:15 AM
Over the next two months, nearly 4,000 youth in government care will receive an iPhone to help keep them connected to friends and family, and provide better access to online services, resources and opportunities.
Thursday, October 7, 2021 9:30 AM
High-school teachers have new classroom resources to help students manage anxiety, thanks to the launch of Everyday Anxiety Strategies for Educators (EASE) 8-12.
Thursday, September 23, 2021 3:30 PM
Eligible youth and young adults who have transitioned from government care will continue to benefit from more flexible access to the Agreements with Young Adults (AYA) program, as government extends COVID-19 emergency measures to March 2022.
Thursday, September 9, 2021 7:00 AM
Mitzi Dean, Minister of Children and Family Development, has issued the following statement about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Prevention and Support Month:
Tuesday, July 20, 2021 3:10 PM
The Province is accepting applications from licensed child care providers who want to give families child care for $10 a day or less.
Tuesday, June 15, 2021 12:00 PM
Mitzi Dean, Minister of Children and Family Development, has issued the following statement in response to the June 15, 2021, report from the Office of the British Columbia Ombudsperson:
Thursday, June 10, 2021 11:45 AM
Mitzi Dean, Minister of Children and Family Development, has issued the following statement in response to the June 10, 2021, report from the representative for children and youth: