Ministry of Social Development & Social Innovation
The Ministry of Social Development and Social Innovation focuses on providing British Columbians in need with a system of supports to help them achieve their social and economic potential. Read more... (PDF)
- Single Parent Employment Initiative
Help for eligible single parents receiving income and disability assistance to secure sustainable employment.
Providing people of all abilities with the opportunity to live full, inclusive lives.
- Supports and Services for People with Disabilities
Resources and services for people with disabilities from ministries across government.
- Payment Dates
The current schedule for income and disability assistance payment dates.
- Social Innovation
Addressing social and environmental challenges in new ways.
- Transition Planning for Youth and Young Adults
A system of supports to better meet the needs of individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.
- Disability Assistance Rate Increases
Information about disability rate increases effective April 1, 2017.
- BC Employment Assistance Policy and Procedure Manual
Access detailed employment and assistance information and legislation.
- Income Assistance
Apply for B.C. Employment and Assistance (BCEA).
- Disability Assistance
Apply for Persons with Disabilities Assistance.
- My Self Serve
Secure online access to income and disability assistance programs and services in B.C.
Committed to help British Columbians successfully navigate B.C.’s labour market.
- Bus Pass
A reduced cost, annual bus pass for low income seniors and individuals receiving disability assistance.