2014 B.C. Child Poverty Report Card

Children advocacy group First Call released their annual report card on child poverty in B.C. this week. The report details some startling findings, including: One out of every five B.C. children live in poverty. Children living in lone-parent families, the vast majority of them single mother families, had a shocking 50 per cent poverty rate … Read more

New handbook for caregivers of seniors

For anybody who is caring for an elderly family member or friend, or knows someone who is, the new Metro Vancouver Family & Friend Caregivers Information and Resource Handbook is an indispensable resource. The guide is a first of its kind supplying key information about the topics caregivers struggle with the most, including housing, health … Read more