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BC Budget 2020 Consultation Update

BC’s Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services announced that the Minister of Finance is expected to release the budget consultation paper the first week of June, and accordingly, the consultation will take place in June 2019. The Committee is expected to issue its report by the end of MORE

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Employment Standards Act Review Update

The Ministry of Labour’s Employment Standards Act consultation is open until March 31, 2019. They are seeking input on their new consultation paper that identifies six key areas. The first question asks for input on child employment standards by asking, “What is your view on increasing protections for child workers? Should government MORE


Plenty of Threads Program

The Connecting Community to Surrey Youth Aging Out of Care project brings you the Plenty of Threads program that connects the education and employment community to youth from care. Youth in or from care aged 19-27 are invited to attend and have one-one-one coffee meetings with folks working in jobs, education programs MORE