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Wednesday, July 3, 2019 2:45 PM
For people struggling with poverty, small changes can make a big difference.
Thursday, June 27, 2019 2:35 PM
Adults with severe communication disabilities will be supported in living with independence and as full participants in their communities through $9.3 million for augmentative communication technology and professional support.
Tuesday, June 11, 2019 12:15 PM
People facing homelessness will receive help through grants that support strong, sustainable planning for local groups and organizations working on the front lines in British Columbia communities.
Monday, June 10, 2019 9:00 AM
Renters facing short-term financial difficulties will soon get more help and avoid evictions with new funding for community rent banks.
Thursday, June 6, 2019 1:56 PM
More low-income British Columbian families will now have access to low-cost high-speed Internet, and more youth leaving foster care can now stay connected to their vital support networks through the expansion of TELUS Internet for GoodTM and TELUS Mobility for GoodTM, in partnership with the Provincial Government and Children’s Aid Foundation of Canada.
Thursday, June 6, 2019 11:00 AM
Fifteen job seekers have gained new boat-building and carpentry skills through a work experience project focused on this year’s Dragon Boat BC Festival in Vancouver.
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 11:15 AM
Twenty-four not-for-profit dental clinics around the province will have their annual operating support from the British Columbia government doubled, helping them provide a mix of free and low-cost dental care to people living in poverty.
Monday, December 3, 2018 10:45 AM
Sixteen accessibility projects throughout British Columbia are benefiting from $500,000 in provincial funding that focuses on promoting greater accessibility and inclusivity for people with disabilities.
Sunday, December 2, 2018 9:00 AM
Seven new members were appointed to the board of directors for Community Living BC (CLBC), the provincial Crown corporation that supports more than 21,000 people with developmental disabilities throughout B.C.
Tuesday, July 3, 2018 10:30 AM
As part of the Province’s efforts to reduce poverty and prepare for the emerging economy, three distinguished researchers have been appointed to lead a B.C.-focused exploration of basic income.