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Wednesday, September 6, 2023 11:45 AM
In celebration of B.C. Disability Employment Month, people with disabilities or recovering from a physical injury or mental-health challenge will receive extra help in their recovery and safe return to work thanks to $4 million in funding to the National Institute of Disability Management and Research (NIDMAR).
Friday, August 25, 2023 8:30 AM
More seniors in Surrey will benefit from a new elevator at the Surrey-Delta Indo Canadian Seniors Society that will make it easier for them to participate in social activities on site.
Thursday, August 24, 2023 10:45 AM
People struggling to put food on the table will have better, more reliable access to healthy food with $15 million in funding to Food Banks BC.
Wednesday, August 9, 2023 9:42 AM
More vulnerable and low-income people will have access to essential identification documents that will help them access critical government services with the new funding to the Community Social Planning Council of Victoria.
Thursday, July 27, 2023 11:15 AM
People with temporary and permanent disabilities, and seniors, and parents with strollers will benefit from accessibility improvements supported by $5 million in provincial funding to Rick Hansen Foundation.
Wednesday, July 26, 2023 1:45 PM
More newcomers to the province will be able to find rewarding, skilled jobs in their communities through several new and innovative programs offered through the Immigrant Employment Council of BC (IEC-BC).
Wednesday, July 19, 2023 1:00 PM
People in the Interior, Lower Mainland, central and north Vancouver Island will have better access to an increased supply of affordable local food with $7.5 million in funding to United Way British Columbia for more local food hubs.
Monday, June 26, 2023 3:00 PM
A new workforce initiative will support British Columbia’s agriculture and food industry in recruiting and retaining the workers who will help provide a stable food supply for a growing population in B.C. and around the world.
Thursday, June 15, 2023 1:30 PM
Vulnerable people in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside, such as those managing addictions or mental-health issues, sex workers or waste pickers, will have more access to supports through a funding increase for community partners and service providers.
Monday, May 29, 2023 10:45 AM
In celebration of British Columbia's sixth annual AccessAbility Week from May 28 to June 3, 2023, British Columbians will benefit from expanded projects and programs that will reduce barriers for people with disabilities and support inclusion in communities.