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Monday, June 6, 2016 1:45 PM
More than 2,800 single parents on income and disability assistance are already getting the supports they need to find employment and build a more secure future through the Single Parent Employment Initiative (SPEI), a program that provides skills training or work experience and wrap-around supports.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 9:30 AM
The Province is investing $761,038 to provide 75 at-risk youth with valuable work experience through temporary employment placements with social enterprises in the Lower Mainland and Greater Victoria regions.
Thursday, July 16, 2015 9:00 AM
VANCOUVER - Local job seekers, residents, communities, tourists and the local economy will benefit from more than $31,000 in Provincial Job Creation Partnership (JCP) funding to plan local arts, cultural and music festivals.
Wednesday, July 15, 2015 9:30 AM
Each year people receiving income and disability assistance who do not file their taxes lose out on hundreds or even thousands of dollars in tax credits.
Saturday, June 27, 2015 8:30 AM
For many kids, a perfect summer is spent outside, exploring forest floors and splashing in the ocean.
Thursday, October 2, 2014 11:30 AM
The Province of British Columbia recognized October as Community Living Month.
Monday, June 16, 2014 10:45 AM
Premier Christy Clark has unveiled Accessibility 2024, a 10-year plan that responds to the voices of thousands of British Columbians who took part in a three-month long public consultation on making B.C. the most progressive place in Canada for people with disabilities.
Monday, April 21, 2014 8:30 AM
The majority of the funding will help community dental clinics deliver dental care to vulnerable populations, including children, seniors, First Nations, people with disabilities, people experiencing homelessness and people receiving income and disability assistance.
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 10:00 AM
A provincewide public consultation on issues facing people with disabilities in B.C. returns to Vancouver to gather input at a unique session for members of the Deaf, Hard of Hearing and Deaf-blind community.
Tuesday, January 28, 2014 12:15 PM
Community members are sharing their priorities and making their voices heard during face-to-face discussions happening in Vancouver as part of a comprehensive disability white-paper consultation on issues facing people with disabilities in B.C.