Youth protection

Phone screen in hand. (Pixabay)

Government-funded iPhones to connect B.C.’s youth in care to services, technology

Nearly 4,000 iPhones will be issued over the next two months to youth aged 13 or older


The waiting area at Foundry Campbell River. Foundry Comox Valley will incorporate a similar design. Photo supplied

Foundry Comox Valley in need of funding to renovate new Courtenay location

This winter, a new multi-service centre will open in Courtenay to help…

  • Aug 31, 2021


B.C. Representative for Children and Youth Jennifer Charlesworth (Black Press files)

B.C. watchdog says mentally ill children and youth retraumatized in hospital

The number of children held under the Mental Health Act has increased an alarming 162 per cent in past decade