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Helpline for Children

Are you a child/youth? Need support? Call Helpline for Children 310-1234. Think someone under age 19 is being abused or neglected? Call 1 800 663-9122

WorkBC Employment Services Centres

Visit a WorkBC Centre for a wide range of services like job-search resources, personal employment planning skills assessment, and more.

Poverty Reduction Strategy

The B.C. Government is developing B.C.'s first Poverty Reduction Strategy and you can help.

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Seniors

Welcome to SeniorsBC! This is a place for all older adults in the province to find resources for planning and living a healthy and active life as they age. Seniors' families and caregivers will find great information here, too.

Income Assistance

If you are in need and have no other resources, you may be eligible for income assistance. This can help support your transition to employment.

Services for People with Disabilities

If you are living with a disability in B.C., there are programs and services available you. These programs and services get funding of more than $5 billion each year. They are offered through government, crown agencies and corporations.

Childcare BC

Too many families with young kids are struggling to make ends meet because of the high cost and low availability of child care. Childcare BC will give families access to quality child care at a price they can afford, so parents can have peace of mind when they pursue opportunities in the workforce.

Help young children have a healthy start in life. Learn about quality child care options and how to support child development.

Fostering

Foster families in B.C. give needed care, safety and stability to children and teens who are unable to live with their own families.

Youth & Family Services

Sometimes families can benefit from a little extra help. Learn more about how to engage with youth, find specialized support for important transitions, and access useful services to help keep your family together during challenging times. 

Data, Monitoring & Quality Assurance

The provincial government is committed to providing quality service to children, teens, families and communities. Find detailed information related to service delivery for these areas.

Plecas Review

Plecas Review

This review is intended to help inform better legislation, policy, standards and practice in order to improve child protection in B.C.

Read Part One of this Review

Accessibility

Accessibility

Increasing accessibility and decreasing barriers for people with disabilities.

Learn more about accessibility

Services for Youth

Services for Youth

If you’re a young person struggling with mental health or substance abuse, there are lots of resources available to you.

Find out more about Services for Youth

Single Parent Employment Initiative

Single Parent Employment Initiative

Helping single parents on assistance transition into in-demand jobs.

Single Parent Employment Initiative