BC Budget 2017 a missed opportunity

Originally Published by the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (VICTORIA) Budget 2017 is a missed opportunity to address vital issues facing BC families like persistent poverty, unaffordable child care and the crises in seniors’ care, says the Canadian Centre for … Continue reading

We Can’t Afford Poverty Videos

The We Can’t Afford Poverty campaign, sponsored by BCPRC Coalition Member Raise the Rates, produced a series of  videos was produced following their community art workshops dealing with poverty issues in British Columbia. They are also available for viewing and sharing … Continue reading

We Can’t Afford Poverty

Poverty costs British Columbians as much as $9 billion a year, and that’s nothing compared to the human costs of misery and suffering. Housing, homelessness and poverty is ranked the #1 issue in BC. The crisis needs immediate action! Start … Continue reading