Poverty reduction

North Island MLA Michele Babchuk. (Photo supplied)

Provincial funds will help support unhoused people in Campbell River and the North Island

The projects will include services such as outreach and mental health supports

 

Tents line the sidewalk on East Hastings Street in the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver, where city workers started efforts to clear the encampment on Tuesday, August 9, 2022. The city’s fire chief issued an order last month requiring the tents be cleared because of an extreme fire safety hazard. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

As Vancouver begins removing tent encampment, residents wonder where they should go

Heavy police presence and resident concern as city staff set to work Tuesday

 

B.C. VIEWS: Our poverty reduction plan is already in place

NDP has another promise it needs to appear to keep

 

B.C. government poverty strategy tour set to begin

Victoria first for B.C. committee, province-wide until next March

B.C. poverty reduction starts with committee

28 members, budget of $1.2 million for consultation