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Monday, April 15, 2013 11:30 AM
The government of B.C. has committed to funding $1.3 million toward a new senior's centre in Southeast Vancouver.
Friday, April 12, 2013 10:15 AM
The Province announced funding totalling $18.4 million to support ongoing research and grassroots projects that will benefit individuals and families facing mental illness and substance use challenges.
Thursday, April 11, 2013 2:00 PM
The Province has provided $5 million to the VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation to help its fundraising efforts for research and health promotion that supports the well-being of men and their families in British Columbia through the Men's Health Initiative of B.C.
Thursday, April 11, 2013 12:01 PM
The official groundbreaking held at Little Mountain today marks the beginning of construction for the first new social housing building on the property.
Thursday, April 11, 2013 10:00 AM
Redevelopment planning has started for the 10-hectare (25-acre) Pearson Dogwood site in Vancouver to create new homes for clients with disabilities and seniors in residential care.
Monday, April 8, 2013 10:00 AM
Government is providing a grant of $650,000 to the BC Women's Hospital + Health Centre Foundation to support their campaign to expand the milk bank program at BC Women's Hospital & Health Centre.
Friday, April 5, 2013 11:30 AM
A four-week training program that allows participants to work and gain employment in the high-demand food processing industry has been extended to allow an additional 120 people to receive training.
Friday, April 5, 2013 10:15 AM
Obese and overweight children and their families in British Columbia are being offered more support with the launch of a new provincial initiative that encourages healthy and active lifestyles.
Wednesday, April 3, 2013 10:16 AM
Seniors in Vancouver now have increased access to affordable housing with the opening of Linden Tree Place, providing 30 new affordable rental apartments for seniors and persons with disabilities.
Thursday, March 28, 2013 12:12 PM
Health minister Margaret MacDiarmid announced $1.9 million in funding to support two projects that will help raise awareness about the transmission, treatment and prevention of viral hepatitis among B.C.'s Asian and South Asian population as well as throughout the province.