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Friday, November 27, 2015 1:16 PM
A new online quick reference guide will help make it easier for anyone working with families who are living in poverty. The resource provides practical ideas and sound advice based on the experiences gained through the Community Poverty Reduction Strategies Initiative.
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.
Friday, October 30, 2015 9:13 AM
When 15-year-old Sydney Nachtigall is asked to reflect on a favourite memory, one specific moment quickly comes to mind for the bubbly high school cheerleader from Nanaimo.
Wednesday, September 23, 2015 1:00 PM
Two new online resources are now available to families living on low incomes and to communities working with them to ensure their needs are met.
Friday, September 11, 2015 2:30 PM
Children and Family Development Minister Stephanie Cadieux and Vernon-Monashee MLA Eric Foster met with officials from the regional Interagency Case Assessment Team (ICAT), which supports the Vernon community and surrounding area in dealing with highest-risk domestic violence cases.
Wednesday, September 9, 2015 12:20 PM
As part of its commitment under the Provincial Domestic Violence Plan, the B.C. government is investing $500,000 to increase access to transition house and safe-home services for Aboriginal women and children who are affected by domestic violence.
Wednesday, September 2, 2015 3:30 PM
To celebrate the official launch of the new Single Parent Employment Initiative (SPEI), Minister of Children and Family Development Stephanie Cadieux met with two eager single mothers and staff from the Surrey-Cloverdale WorkBC Employment Services Centre to discuss the program and how it will help them achieve their individual career goals.
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 8:15 AM
A conservative estimate is that nine out of every 1,000 babies in Canada are born with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). That means there are at least 41,679 affected British Columbians – roughly equivalent to the population of a small city.