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Monday, August 23, 2021 8:00 AM
As many as eight eligible British Columbians will get employability and occupational skills training to prepare them for jobs as professional logging truck drivers in the Okanagan.
Monday, February 1, 2021 9:30 AM
The Province is working in partnership to deliver new affordable rental homes for people with low to moderate incomes in Vernon and Oliver.
Thursday, December 22, 2016 10:00 AM
‘Tis the season for celebration! And the Single Parent Employment Initative (SPEI), a unique government employment program launched just over a year ago, is helping to make this Christmas brighter for hundreds of single parents throughout the province.
Wednesday, September 7, 2016 11:00 AM
It has never been easy for Krystal Holland to find work. She faces multiple barriers to employment that have made finding a suitable job difficult for her.
Monday, July 27, 2015 11:00 AM
At least four people will get work experience helping the Vernon area improve its food security, thanks to more than $50,000 in provincial Job Creation Partnership funding that is benefitting two separate community organizations.
Friday, May 15, 2015 9:00 AM
More than 50 Aboriginal workers will train for careers as heavy equipment operators through a Community and Employer Partnership between the B.C. government and the Southern Interior Construction Association, worth nearly $1.4 million.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 9:30 AM
Two people are rolling up their sleeves and getting valuable work experience as the B.C. government partners with the Kindale Developmental Association, contributing more than $27,000 to start a volunteer community gardening program.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 8:45 AM
Community members are sharing their priorities and making their voices heard during a discussion happening in Vernon as part of a comprehensive provincewide public consultation on issues facing people with disabilities in B.C.