COVID-19 support service launched for B.C. businesses

April 16, 2020 Ministry of Jobs, Economic Development and Competitiveness NEWS RELEASE COVID-19 support service launched for B.C. businesses VICTORIA – A new B.C. Business COVID-19 Support Service will serve as a single point of contact for businesses throughout the …

BC Temporary Rental Supplement (BC-TRS) Program FAQs

Here is information about the BC Temporary Rental Supplement (BC-TRS) Program: 1. What is the BC-Temporary Rental Supplement (BC-TRS) Program? To support people and prevent the spread of COVID-19, the Province is introducing a new temporary rental supplement, halting evictions …

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 …