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Friday, October 26, 2012 9:30 AM
Habitat Housing Initiative has been selected as the preferred proponent to renovate and restore 13 provincially owned Single Room Occupancy (SRO) hotels in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside.
Thursday, October 25, 2012 1:30 PM
The B.C. government, the City of Vancouver and Holborn Properties have signed an agreement to allow up to 50 units to be built at Little Mountain prior to the completion of the rezoning process.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 7:30 AM
The B.C. government and the City of Vancouver will open four additional temporary winter shelters in Vancouver to meet the needs of those living on the streets during the cold and wet weather season.
Thursday, October 18, 2012 10:00 AM
Children and Family Development Minister Stephanie Cadieux was joined by elementary school students, volunteers, moms and babies for a purple cap knit-in today at BC Children's Hospital.
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 2:00 PM
The Crosswalk shelter has relocated to a renovated building to provide a safe and warm place for street homeless men and women to seek shelter during the evenings.
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 11:15 AM
First Place became the sixth new supportive housing site to officially open under a partnership between the B.C. government and the City of Vancouver.
Wednesday, October 3, 2012 11:15 AM
Health Minister Margaret MacDiarmid today announced $48 million to support the ongoing work of the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research (MSFHR).
Saturday, September 29, 2012 1:00 PM
B.C. is committing $2 million in one-time funding to the Michael Cuccione Foundation to support childhood cancer research and treatment, Health Minister Dr. Margaret MacDiarmid announced today.
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 2:45 PM
Patients staying at the BC Cancer Agency's Vancouver centre will no longer have to be moved to a separate examination room when receiving general check-ups, thanks to a new bed-lighting system that will assist doctors in conducting examinations in-room.
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 8:30 AM
Necessary upgrades to the heating, ventilation and air conditioning at the BC Centre for Disease Control (BCCDC) building are expected to ensure disease-related agents are properly contained.