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Friday, July 24, 2015 1:30 PM
Amendments to the employment and assistance and the employment and assistance for persons with disabilities regulations pave the way for significant changes to the income and disability assistance program in British Columbia.
Friday, July 17, 2015 10:00 AM
Up to 24 people will be trained as dietary aides and help ensure people in long-term care facilities receive the nutrition they need to stay healthy, thanks to $132,000 in government funding.
Friday, June 26, 2015 1:00 PM
British Columbians throughout the province are benefiting from the actions included in the one-year progress update on Accessibility 2024.
Saturday, June 20, 2015 9:00 AM
Lower Mainland First Nations will be developing strategies to gain in-demand skills and training as part of a Labour Market Partnership study funded by the provincial government.
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.
Friday, May 1, 2015 1:00 PM
Four people will be powering up some work experience building nine new campsites at the Bluejoint Creek provincial recreation site, thanks to nearly $153,000 in provincial Community and Employer Partnership funding for the Grand Forks ATV Club.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 9:00 AM
The Province is helping low-income adults and children access urgent dental care with a $120,000 one-time grant to support dental programs throughout B.C.
Saturday, February 14, 2015 9:15 AM
Persons with different abilities living in the North - and in communities throughout the province - will have increased opportunities to become lifelong participants in sport and creative activities as a result of $735,000 in funding for accessibility programming.
Friday, December 12, 2014 10:30 AM
The BC Centre for Employment Excellence is receiving more than $463,000 in provincial funding for three research projects that will, over the long term, help more British Columbians find and keep a job.
Saturday, November 1, 2014 10:00 AM
October marked the 16th annual Community Living Month in British Columbia - a time to recognize the many contributions that people with developmental disabilities make to our communities year-round.