Over the last few months, the provincial government has been consulting on issues impacting people with disabilities. CLAS, BCCPD, Inclusion BC, BCANDS, CMHA-BC and SPARC BC have prepared a joint...[... READ]
Residents of a rural B.C. town believe the local health authority’s search for a replacement physician amounts to a prescription for mismanagement.
The community’s sole general practitioner, Dr....[... READ]
A recent B.C. study has found that a program that provides alcohol to chronic, homeless alcoholics reduces emergency hospital visits and arrests, likely saving taxpayer dollars in the long run.
West Coast LEAF has proposed two ways to address a critical lack of family law services in British Columbia.
The first recommendation is a pilot project with lawyers working in community agencies so...[... READ]
There are several important articles and websites PovNet would like to share with you on International Women's Day.
The first is the "He to She" campaign, a UN Women Campaign that asks men to raise...[... READ]
The TTC’s overnight bus and streetcar service should be free for everyone during extreme cold weather alerts, says a Toronto councillor.
Josh Colle, who is a TTC commissioner, brought a motion...[... READ]