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Monday, September 30, 2013 11:45 AM
New regulations expand the mandate of B.C.'s Representative for Children and Youth, helping to ensure vulnerable young adults are supported during their transition to adulthood at age 19.
Monday, September 9, 2013 8:00 AM
Sept. 9 is Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Prevention and Support Day in B.C., an opportunity to raise awareness around the risks of alcohol use during pregnancy and to support healthy women, their infants and their families.
Friday, September 6, 2013 12:45 PM
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) affects an estimated nine in every 1,000 infants. And because the wide-ranging symptoms are not always visibly apparent, it is sometimes called an invisible disability.
Saturday, August 31, 2013 10:00 AM
Students throughout British Columbia head to the classroom on Sept. 3, many of them feeling first-day jitters. But for an estimated 25,000 students, first day of school stress can lead to anxiety that interferes with their daily activities.
Friday, August 30, 2013 11:00 AM
The Ministry of Children and Family Development has added $1.4 million to a bursary fund that helps B.C. youth formerly in government care pursue educational and vocational studies.
Wednesday, August 14, 2013 6:18 PM
The Province welcomed the launch of a Vancouver Island University program aimed at making post-secondary education more accessible for youth in care.
Thursday, August 1, 2013 12:25 PM
Nineteen provincial peace officers, along with police and fire representatives from across B.C., are heading to Northern Ireland to compete at one of the largest sporting events in the world.
Friday, July 12, 2013 10:45 AM
The Province is investing $2.5 million in research that will help bring innovative, high-quality and culturally relevant services designed to give Aboriginal children the best start in life.