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Wednesday, March 29, 2023 12:30 PM
Foster parents and others who support vulnerable children and youth will soon have more assistance with monthly costs, with an increase to payments that help cover food, clothing and transportation costs for children and youth in their care.
Tuesday, March 14, 2023 10:15 AM
Former youth in care in B.C. of all ages will have their tuition waived for post-secondary education as government takes action to remove age requirements for the Tuition Waiver Program.
Thursday, August 4, 2022 8:00 AM
More students in grades 11 and 12 will be able to earn both high school and post-secondary credits toward careers in early childhood education with the introduction of 30 new dual-credit programs at school districts throughout B.C.
Tuesday, March 15, 2022 12:15 PM
Young people in government care will have access to new and increased supports until the age of 27.
Thursday, March 3, 2022 12:45 PM
Budget 2022 is making life better for families through investments in child care that will improve access to child care, reduce costs for parents and build the spaces families need.
Friday, February 18, 2022 10:30 AM
More B.C. families will benefit from quality child care, thanks to investments that will encourage early childhood educator (ECE) recruitment and retention through better access to bursaries, professional development opportunities and wage enhancements.
Wednesday, January 26, 2022 2:25 PM
The Province is distributing up to 250,000 rapid antigen tests to government-funded child care providers throughout British Columbia for use by child care professionals with COVID-19 symptoms.
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.
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 8, 2021 11:45 AM
New child care legislation is building on the strong foundation that will bring an inclusive, universal early learning and child care system to B.C. families.