COVID-19 Quick Sheet: Government Financial Support

Below you will find a summary of financial supports that are available to support people and businesses during the COVID-19 crisis. New and updated information is highlighted. (Current as of: March 30, 2020) HOUSING Support Description How to Access ⚡ …

March 19, 2020 Covid-19 Update

Here is latest update from Dr. Henry and Minister Dix. Please note that as of today transit users can ride buses for free and must use the rear door to enter and exit. INFORMATION BULLETIN B.C. COVID-19 response update VICTORIA …

COVID-19 Joint Information Centre Information Bulletin

For Immediate Release 2020HLTH0092-000521 March 18, 2020 Ministry of Health COVID-19 Joint Information Centre INFORMATION BULLETIN B.C. COVID-19 response update VICTORIA – The COVID-19 situation in British Columbia is continually evolving. The information below is current as of 3 p.m. …

Groundswell Alternative Business School

Climate change. Artificial intelligence. Globalization. The gig economy. These are trends that are transforming work as we know it. More and more people are employed as temporary independent contractors without prospect of benefits, job security or pensions. What are we …

Community Social Services Awareness Month

March is Community Social Services Awareness Month. It’s an opportunity to acknowledge the important and tireless work of community social services workers throughout the province. It’s an opportunity to build greater recognition and understanding of the critical roles these services …

Setting the Stage for Good Governance in BC

With democracy in retreat in so many places around the world, it’s so important that we continue to strengthen our democracy here in British Columbia. By getting big money out of politics and working collaboratively with the our Green Party …

Legislation to ensure ICBC surpluses benefit drivers

Monday, March 2, 2020  The Province is poised to introduce legislation that will prevent any B.C. government from directing ICBC to make payments to government from its excess optional insurance capital. This will ensure that any future surpluses remain with …