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Monday, July 27, 2020 8:00 AM
Families in Coquitlam and Port Coquitlam will soon have access to 211 new licensed child care spaces as part of the Province’s ongoing commitment to increasing child care through the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.
Tuesday, March 17, 2020 2:45 PM
Ryan Hues, a ministry child protection worker, says becoming a parent has helped him to stay “real” in his role working with families and children under 12.
Friday, November 29, 2019 9:15 AM
həy̓χʷət kʷθə šxʷhəliʔ leləm (Healing Spirit House) officially welcomed the community to its first open house since clients moved into the state-of-the-art, Indigenous-inspired, purpose-built home of The Maples Adolescent Treatment Centre and Provincial Assessment Centre.
Tuesday, October 22, 2019 8:30 AM
“The second I open my door, they are part of my family, so they know they have someone in their corner,” says Anna Miller about the 200 youth she estimates she has fostered over the past 36 years.
Friday, May 10, 2019 10:15 AM
A new Burke Mountain elementary school and three school expansions will create 820 new spaces to get more Coquitlam students out of portables.
Tuesday, April 16, 2019 10:15 AM
Eight hundred and six former youth in care are now accessing post-secondary education and skills training through the Provincial Tuition Waiver Program, an increase of 326% since government launched the program.
Saturday, March 23, 2019 11:15 AM
The Province is providing $18.6 million in one-time funding to ground search and rescue (GSAR) groups throughout the province to be used over the next three years.
Monday, December 17, 2018 1:30 PM
Families at BrightPath Coquitlam are now paying no more than $200 a month per child as part of the B.C. government’s universal child care prototype project.
Friday, July 6, 2018 9:00 AM
Thousands of families struggling with the shortage of quality child care will benefit from the 22,000 new licensed spaces coming over the next three years.
Friday, June 8, 2018 11:30 AM
In advance of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day on Friday, June 15, 2018, the Ministry of Health has contributed $1.4 million to support elder abuse awareness and prevention.