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Monday, February 8, 2021 9:00 AM
The first cohort of registered nurses (RNs) is on track to begin prescribing medications for treatment of opioid use disorder, as part of B.C.’s leading-edge overdose response plan.
Thursday, January 28, 2021 8:30 AM
Treatment and recovery providers who have been financially challenged by the COVID-19 pandemic are benefiting from grants to ensure ongoing support for people struggling with addictions throughout B.C.
Monday, January 25, 2021 9:00 AM
David Eby, Attorney General, has released the following statement to recognize Access to Justice Week, Jan. 24 to Jan. 30, 2021:
Thursday, January 21, 2021 2:15 PM
More children and youth will benefit from strengthened mental health and substance use services and support programs as community-based projects receive capital project funding this year through the Community Gaming Grants program.
Tuesday, January 19, 2021 10:30 AM
Sheila Malcolmson, Minister of Mental Health and Addictions, has released the following statement regarding the report by the representative for children and youth titled Detained: Rights of Children and Youth under the Mental Health Act:
Monday, January 18, 2021 11:30 AM
A new education and training program at Camosun College will enable people to train for high-demand jobs as community mental health workers.
Monday, December 21, 2020 11:00 AM
Sheila Malcolmson, Minister of Mental Health and Addictions, has released the following statement regarding the BC Coroners Service’s latest monthly report on illicit drug toxicity deaths for November 2020:
Wednesday, December 16, 2020 7:00 AM
This holiday season will be unlike any other for most of us.
Thursday, December 3, 2020 1:30 PM
More young people in B.C. will have expanded access to life-saving interventions and mental health care through suicide prevention programs for First Nations and Métis youth, and post-secondary students.
Monday, November 30, 2020 5:00 PM
Rachna Singh, Parliamentary Secretary for Anti-Racism Initiatives, has issued the following statement on Dr. Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond’s report, In Plain Sight: Addressing Indigenous-specific Racism and Discrimination in B.C. Health Care: