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Significant changes announced to support single parents on assistance

The Government of B.C. is announcing a significant change to the income and disability assistance program that will help single parents secure a meaningful job by allowing them to stay on assistance for up to 12 months while they train for their new job. read more

Economy Education Families Wednesday, March 11, 2015 12:30 PM

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Tails are wagging for new guide and service dog guidelines

Tails are wagging for new guide and service dog guidelines

Strengthened public safety, high training standards and improved access to public places, such as transit vehicles and restaurants, are key goals of B.C.'s newly introduced Guide Dog and Service Dog Act. read more

Government Operations Thursday, March 12, 2015 10:18 AM