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)
Committed to help British Columbians successfully navigate B.C.’s labour market.
- My Self Serve
Income and disability assistance services and programs in British Columbia.
- 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.
- Cross-government Disability Services
Resources and services for people with disabilities are delivered by ministries across government.
- Income Assistance
Apply for B.C. Employment and assistance (BCEA).
- Disability Assistance
Apply for Persons with Disabilities Assistance.
- Employment & Assistance Cheque Issue Dates
View the 2015 Schedule.
- Employment & Assistance Rates
Learn more about support allowance and monthly rates.
- Social Innovation
Addressing social and environmental challenges in new ways.
- Employment Programs
Services and supports for unemployed British Columbians.
- Services for Peoples with Disabilities
Learn more about the vast array of government programs and services available.
- Navigation Services for Adults with Developmental Disabilities
A system of supports to better meet the needs of individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.
- Additional Programs & Services: