May 10, 2021 Victoria — Dr. Bonnie Henry, B.C.’s provincial health officer, and Adrian Dix, Minister of Health, have issued the following joint statement regarding updates on the COVID-19 response in British Columbia: “Today, we are reporting on three periods. …

Grants to Curb Gang Violence, Further Public Safety

May 8, 2021 Victoria — Communities and families dealing with gun and gang violence, individuals experiencing gender-based violence and Indigenous families healing from traumas will receive more than $8.6 million in grants to support community-based crime prevention and remediation initiatives. …

BC Parks Licence Plate Sales Help Protect, Preserve Nnature

May 7, 2021 Victoria — British Columbians are contributing more than ever to the protection and preservation of unique species, sensitive ecosystems, Indigenous culture and the rich history found in provincial parks. Through partnerships with community groups and First Nations, …

Funding Helps People Facing Food Insecurity

May 7, 2021   Victoria — People facing food insecurity in B.C. will benefit from new government funding for community-based programs. “The pandemic has put added pressure on families and households across B.C. who struggle to access quality, healthy and …

Consultation Underway to Help Victims of Revenge Porn

Victoria — The Government of British Columbia is undertaking consultations on possible legislation to address the non-consensual distribution of intimate images, also known as revenge porn or image abuse. While the publication of intimate images without consent is an offence …