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Friday, February 15, 2013 1:00 PM
British Columbians can now replace their CareCard with the new BC Services Card.
Friday, February 15, 2013 10:16 AM
Construction is underway on the 12th new supportive housing development in Vancouver, a 99-unit development for those who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 10:15 AM
A partnership between government of British Columbia and the Heart & Stroke Foundation will provide $2 million to increase public access to automated external defibrillators (AEDs), helping to save the lives of victims of sudden cardiac arrest.
Wednesday, February 6, 2013 9:00 AM
Government is making changes to ensure people receiving income and disability assistance will be able to purchase their eyeglasses online without being out of pocket.
Thursday, January 24, 2013 12:45 PM
Minister Responsible for Housing Rich Coleman joined community partners and private donors in congratulating Streetohome Foundation for reaching its $26.5-million fundraising goal to help end homelessness in Vancouver.
Monday, December 17, 2012 2:45 PM
Federal Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq, British Columbia Health Minister Margaret MacDiarmid, and Grand Chief Doug Kelly, chair of the B.C. First Nations Health Council, signed a Health Partnership Accord today re-affirming their long-term commitment and shared vision for a better, more responsive and integrated health system for First Nations in British Columbia.
Friday, November 30, 2012 1:15 PM
On the eve of World AIDS Day, Health Minister Margaret MacDiarmid announced $19.9 million in annual funding for the provincial expansion of a successful pilot program that reduces HIV transmission by ensuring those living with HIV have access to the best care and treatment.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012 10:15 AM
Health Minister Margaret MacDiarmid joined patients and their families today to officially open the new, clinical-support building as part of the B.C. government's investment in the BC Children's and BC Women's redevelopment project.
Friday, November 23, 2012 11:00 AM
The government of British Columbia is following through on a commitment made earlier this year to lower the cost of generic drugs for B.C. families.
Friday, November 2, 2012 2:45 PM
B.C.'s Health Minister Margaret MacDiarmid and provincial health officer Dr. Perry Kendall got their flu shot today to demonstrate the importance of getting vaccinated as part of the provincial influenza immunization campaign.