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Thursday, March 17, 2022 10:15 AM
British Columbians experiencing or at-risk of homelessness will benefit from expanded services, supports, and more timely access to care, thanks to new investments in Budget 2022.
Wednesday, March 16, 2022 7:30 AM
Nicholas Simons, Minister of Social Development and Poverty Reduction, and Mitzi Dean, Minister of Children and Family Development, have issued the following statement in recognition of Community Social Services Awareness Month, March 1-31:
Monday, February 7, 2022 9:30 AM
British Columbians have another tool to navigate B.C.’s labour market and can search and find employment opportunities on the go with the new, easy-to-use WorkBC app.
Wednesday, February 2, 2022 8:30 AM
The fourth intake of B.C.’s Work Experience Opportunities Grant offers $2 million for flexible, paid work experience opportunities.
Friday, December 3, 2021 8:45 AM
The Province has appointed 11 British Columbians as the first members of the Provincial Accessibility Committee (PAC), marking the next step in government’s work to remove barriers for people with disabilities in B.C.
Friday, December 3, 2021 8:30 AM
Fifteen community-based projects are benefiting from more than $450,000 in government funding to increase accessibility and community inclusion.
Thursday, November 25, 2021 9:30 AM
Local governments will have the opportunity to apply for the third round of the Province’s Poverty Reduction Planning and Action Program grants to help develop local strategies and solutions to address poverty.
Tuesday, November 9, 2021 9:30 AM
As many as 32 eligible Victorians will get skills training and followup support to prepare them to re-enter the workforce as part-time service-sector workers.
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 8:12 AM
Seventeen First Nation communities in Vancouver Island and the Coast will be supported so they can complete well-being and poverty-reduction plans and projects in their communities, thanks to a grant from the First Nations Well Being Fund.
Monday, October 4, 2021 2:55 PM
Increasing supports and services in the first year of the COVID-19 pandemic helped some of B.C.’s most vulnerable people, as outlined in the 2020 annual report on poverty reduction.