Children and Family Development
Honourable Stephanie Cadieux
Stephanie Cadieux was re-elected for a second term as MLA in the 2013 general election and reappointed Minister of Children and Family Development on June 10, 2013.
She previously served as Minister of Social Development, Minister of Labour, Citizens' Services and Open Government, and Minister of Community, Sport and Cultural Development.
Living with a spinal cord injury since a car accident at the age of 18, she became a strong community advocate for programs to assist people with physical disabilities to achieve their goals and regain independence. In 2007, Cadieux worked with 2010 Legacies Now to develop an Accessible Tourism Plan for B.C.
Cadieux worked with the BC Paraplegic Association for eight years, most recently as director of marketing and development.