For the first time in a long time, families in Hagensborg will have access to licensed child care for children under the age of five, helping parents go back to work or school, while their children receive quality child care.
Parents will have more options to return to the workforce or pursue training to further their education as the Cowichan Valley School District (SD79) and non-profit organizations in the valley are partnering to create 161 new licensed child care spaces.
Katrine Conroy, Minister of Children and Family Development, has issued the following statement in response to the June 19, 2019, report from the Office of the Auditor General of British Columbia on the oversight of contracted residential services for children and youth in care:
When Cassandra Mazur, a former youth in care, began to piece her life back together, she had one goal in mind. That goal was to give her daughter the life she never had.
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