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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.
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.
Wednesday, June 2, 2021 1:30 PM
More families than ever are benefiting from better access to quality, affordable child care, thanks to the fastest creation of child care spaces in B.C.’s history.
Friday, May 21, 2021 8:09 AM
More parents in the Lower Mainland will be able to return to work, go back to school or pursue other opportunities as the Province invests in 340 new licensed child care spaces, about 140 of which are expected to be open by the end of this year.