B.C. Youth Parliament is now accepting applications

The British Columbia Youth Parliament’s 91st Parliament will hold its parliamentary session in Victoria at the Provincial Legislative Chambers from December 27 to 31, 2019. The Youth Parliament is a province-wide non-partisan organization for young people ages 16 to 21. …

New Art Show at My Community Office

My Community Office has a new art show by Burnaby’s Eileen Fong. Please feel free to stop by 1833 Willingdon and see her wonderful paintings that feature B.C. locations, including Deer Lake.

Safer seats coming to two more Burnaby schools

Wednesday June 26, 2019 Students at Seaforth and Parkcrest elementary schools will soon be learning in seismically safe and modern schools. “Student safety is paramount for our government, and we are delivering results for students, families and school staff in …

BC Special Olympics Youth Engagement Project

The BC Special Olympics is looking for motivated youth (ages 15-30) who want to develop their own project to promote inclusion in their community. They will provide successful applicants with information, resources, support, and funding of up to $1,000 to …

Policy changes help break the cycle of poverty

Monday, June 17, 2019 Policy changes implemented to help break the cycle of poverty and build a better B.C. for vulnerable citizens will take effect July 1, 2019. Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction clients will benefit from policy …