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Social Development and Poverty Reduction

Social Development and Poverty Reduction

Emergency supports extended for vulnerable people

Monday, July 6, 2020 8:30 AM

The Province is extending federal employment insurance exemptions and the provincial temporary crisis supplement.


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Minister’s statement on major encampments in Vancouver, Victoria

Friday, May 8, 2020 1:30 PM

Shane Simpson, Minister of Social Development and Poverty Reduction, has issued the following statement regarding tent encampments in Victoria and Vancouver:


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