Bc Child Poverty

The Struggle is Real for Families in B.C.

Sarah Miller | Posted 06.23.2015 | Canada British Columbia
Sarah Miller

You can only hide behind your "Families First" catch phrase for so long before families start to wake up and realize that we all deserve so much better then what you have to offer.

B.C. Gov't Ignored Recommendations To Help Kids: Watchdog

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 12.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia's government has ignored repeated calls to develop action plans on child poverty, domestic violence and aboriginal childre...

B.C. Blasted Over 'Dismal' Child Poverty Rate

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.26.2014 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia has the highest child poverty rate in Canada, with one in five kids considered statistically poor, says a report that call...

B.C. Not The Best Place To Be A Kid

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.07.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - B.C.'s Opposition New Democrats are demanding a promise from the Liberal government that it won't cut social programs with the release of a...

B.C. Child Poverty Among Worst In Canada

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 01.20.2013 | Canada British Columbia

VICTORIA - British Columbia must target child-poverty reduction with the same gusto it devotes to its jobs creation strategy, says a report released T...