Bc Child Poverty

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

CP | Dirk Meissner, The Canadian Press | Posted 10.09.2014 | 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...