New Student Ranger Program launched today

Young people throughout British Columbia will have an opportunity to acquire a diverse range of job skills while working in the province’s spectacular natural environment, through the new BC Parks Student Ranger Program. This is the first program established with …

Province bringing housing to Surrey for people in need

  People who are homeless, including those camping along 135A Street in Surrey, will soon have access to safe and supportive housing. The British Columbia government and the City of Surrey have announced plans for three temporary modular-housing projects. “It …

Student success continues to build in B.C.

High-school completion rates continue to improve for all B.C. students, as confirmed by the latest Ministry of Education data released today. The six-year completion rates from 2016–17 throughout the province show that more students overall are completing high school, with …

New child-care spaces will help families around B.C.

British Columbia families will benefit from thousands of new licensed child-care spaces throughout B.C., announced Minister of Children and Family Development Katrine Conroy and Minister of State for Child Care Katrina Chen. “I’m excited to be announcing that we are …