BC Grads 2020 Clip

Click ‘Learn More’ to watch This is a very unique year to be graduating. We applaud all the students graduating this year in BC. This is a short video to congratulate the graduating class of 2020 and praise their resilience. …

National Indigenous Peoples Day 2020

Today we celebrate National Indigenous People’s Day and the rich, diverse, and unique heritage of Indigenous, First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples, while acknowledging the historic colonial injustices and ongoing discrimination that continue to affect the lives of Indigenous peoples. …

Miners Memorial

The Miners Memorial hosted in Cumberland is a way we commemorate workers fighting for safer labour conditions. Click ‘Learn More’ to view video message.

Access to local meat

Consultations led by New Democrat MLA Ronna-Rae Leonard have led to regulation changes that will increase the availability of locally-raised meat in the Alberni Valley, Kootenays and the Fraser-Fort George region. Full story: here

Walk for Alzheimer’s

  IG Wealth Management Walk for Alzheimer’s is the Alzheimer Society’s biggest annual event. Normally, this Sunday [Sunday, May 31, 2020], we would all be out walking together for Alzheimers, but with COVID-19, the Walk for Alzheimers is going virtual …

Provincial Day of Awareness Against Racism and Hate

The Honourable Janet Austin, Lieutenant-Governor of British Columbia, proclaimed today, Friday May 29th, as the Provincial Day of Awareness Against Racism and Hate, known as #DifferentTogether. She invites us all to join in her pledge: Our BC is inclusive and …

BC COVID-19 Survey

The BC Government wants to hear from you. How has the pandemic affected your life? Take the online survey and have your voice heard. We are especially looking for young people and people in more remote communities to tell us …

Safe Seniors, Strong Communities – May 6, 2020

Working with community partners like LUSH Valley and Comox Valley Seniors Support Society and others, Better at Home matches volunteers with older adults to help them safely stay put, to protect themselves and others. Help with grocery shopping, medication drop …