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Tuesday, April 2, 2013 10:30 AM
April is Autism Awareness Month in B.C. and World Autism Awareness Day, is an opportunity to recognize children, youth and families living with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD).
Friday, February 22, 2013 2:30 PM
The Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal was presented to 10 British Columbians in recognition of their significant contributions and service to fellow citizens.
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 11:00 AM
A provincial early years office, a provincewide network of local early years centres, a new child tax benefit and more child-care spaces are all part of a provincial plan Premier Christy Clark unveiled to offer B.C. families with young children more accessible, affordable and high-quality services.
Tuesday, January 22, 2013 1:00 PM
The Provincial Office of Domestic Violence is requesting public feedback to help advance the development of a three-year provincial plan to address domestic violence.
Friday, December 28, 2012 1:00 PM
Children and teenagers with mental-health challenges in northern B.C. are receiving specialized support sooner through the use of Telehealth videoconferencing.
Thursday, December 20, 2012 10:15 AM
A B.C. company, one of the world's largest suppliers of children's furniture, is coming to the aid of families in need of safe places for their babies to sleep.
Thursday, December 13, 2012 9:45 AM
The Ministry of Children and Family Development and the Ministry of Health are strengthening supports for families affected by mental illness, substance abuse and domestic violence.
Wednesday, December 5, 2012 10:00 AM
A trust fund B.C.'s Lex Reynolds Adoption and Permanency Trust Fund has awarded a total of $95,000 for six projects to support adoption in B.C. - five of which are specifically directed towards assisting First Nations communities.
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Tuesday, December 4, 2012 10:57 AM
November was Adoption Awareness Month in British Columbia and celebrated the loving families created when people open their hearts and commit to sharing their lives with a vulnerable child or youth.
Saturday, November 24, 2012 8:45 AM
Adoptive families, adoptions workers and local MLAs took to the ice during the first intermission of a Kelowna Rockets game to celebrate November as Adoption Awareness Month.