May 9, 2013 Vancouver, BC – During BC Youth Week 2013, First Call released Child Labour Is No Accident: The Experience of BC’s Working Children, an 18-month research project funded by the Law Foundation of BC. This report brings together original research through interviews and focus groups, with existing studies MORE
August 2012 This submission was First Call’s response to the federal Standing Committee on Finance’s online questionnaire regarding the 2013 federal budget. The questionnaire was narrowly focused on economic recovery/growth and job creation/productivity, among other challenges.
June 2009 Co-sponsored by First Call, Vancouver Foundation and PeerNetBC, this forum brought together First Call partners, youth and youth-serving agencies to examine new research, identify gaps in services to youth and focus our work on advocacy initiatives and policy recommendations to address those gaps. More than 140 people attended, MORE