Showing results 41 - 50 of 97
Wednesday, January 13, 2016 1:30 PM
The Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD) has formalized, in written policy, the social work standard of only placing children and youth in care in hotels in exceptional circumstances when no other option is available.
Saturday, December 19, 2015 9:00 AM
The holidays can be a fun and joyful time for families, but they can also add to stress levels, affect depression and be challenging for people with mental health or substance use issues.
Monday, December 14, 2015 3:09 PM
Children and Family Development Minister Stephanie Cadieux released the following statement on part one of Bob Plecas’ review of the ministry:
Friday, December 4, 2015 2:30 PM
In response to concerns highlighted in the media this week about young people frequenting a known drug house in Prince George, the Ministry of Children and Family Development wants to assure the community that it continues to work closely with local RCMP, including the high-risk youth section, to ensure vulnerable youth in the area are connected to supportive community services and safe home environments.
Monday, November 23, 2015 11:00 AM
Chelan and Corry Sabiston’s adoption journey has an interesting and happy twist.
Friday, November 20, 2015 1:00 PM
The Ministry of Children and Family Development is looking for qualified service providers interested in delivering programs that support the needs of children and families in the Nechako Lakes and Burns Lake areas.
Monday, November 16, 2015 11:00 AM
When 17-year-old Jade thinks about her 2004 adoption, she remembers her nearly six-year-old self being relatively unfazed.
Monday, November 9, 2015 11:00 AM
Several years ago, when Melissa Jameson made the decision to have a child, she took the adoption route.
Monday, November 9, 2015 10:00 AM
The Ministry of Children and Family Development and the Office of the Representative for Children and Youth have initiated a joint review of the use of hotels to house children who are in the care of the Province.
Friday, October 30, 2015 12:20 PM
The purple caps arriving at B.C. maternity hospitals and public health units in the coming weeks have a dual purpose – they not only keep newborns’ heads warm, they can also help save their lives.