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Monday, April 8, 2013 10:30 AM
Schools participating in the BC School Fruit and Vegetable Nutritional Program will now have the option to receive milk from local dairy farms thanks to $1 million in new provincial funding.
Thursday, April 4, 2013 10:45 AM
Men who are homeless or at risk of homelessness will now have access to new units of supportive housing with the official opening of George Schmidt Centre in Abbotsford.
Friday, March 8, 2013 2:10 PM
Seniors in the Fraser Valley soon will have access to more affordable rental housing, now that construction is underway on a new 64-unit development in the City of Abbotsford.
Wednesday, April 11, 2012 11:15 AM
B.C. is providing $1 million to further support school children's access to fresh B.C.-grown fruit and vegetable snacks in the classroom.
Monday, February 27, 2012 8:00 AM
The Province is providing $1,025,000 to support the construction of Matthew's House, which will offer respite for children with complex medical challenges and their families.
Tuesday, October 11, 2011 2:15 PM
Health Minister Michael de Jong has announced that the site, home to the new Canuck Place Children's Hospice, Abbotsford Hospice Society and Matthew's House, will be named the Dave Lede Campus of Care.
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 4:16 PM
For the past six weeks, thousands of British Columbians have taken the Healthy Families BC Walking Challenge in hopes of winning weekly draw prizes and the $10,000 prize for their community to support the development of walking trails.
Saturday, September 24, 2011 9:30 AM
Health information on Métis Citizens in British Columbia will become available as a result of a historic information-sharing agreement signed between Métis Nation BC and the provincial government.
Saturday, September 17, 2011 12:30 PM
The Province is partnering with communities in a grassroots effort to help families live healthier lifestyles and prevent chronic disease.
Thursday, August 11, 2011 10:15 AM
A high-tech Mobile Medical Unit that acts as a mini-hospital and will be used across the province to provide medical services for B.C. families was unveiled by Minister of Health Michael de Jong, in partnership with the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA).