Publication Type: Monthly Updates


First Call Monthly Updates

September 2019 Monthly Update

Welcome to our monthly update about First Call’s advocacy work and key developments in child and youth policy in BC. Highlights this month include: First Call’s Federal Election Toolkit Launch of Federal Riding Factsheets Fundraising Gala Speaker Announcement ECD Roundtable Letter to Government on Child Care Capital Funding in BC MORE


First Call Monthly Updates

August 2019 Monthly Update

Welcome to our monthly update about First Call’s advocacy work and key developments in child and youth policy in BC. Highlights this month include: Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services Releases Budget 2020 Consultation Report Fostering Change Organizes 19th Birthday Party Action Response letter from Minister Katrine Conroy MORE


First Call Monthly Updates

July 2019 Monthly Update

Welcome to our monthly update about First Call’s advocacy work and key developments in child and youth policy in BC. Highlights this month include: Fostering Change Organizes Second 19th Birthday Party Action Fostering Change Letter Calls for Equitable AYA Supports Strategic Planning Session and Welcoming New Steering Committee Members Living MORE


First Call Monthly Updates

June Monthly Update

June 2019 Welcome to our monthly update about First Call’s advocacy work and key developments in child and youth policy in BC. Highlights this month include: Welcoming Susan Russell to Fostering Change Welcoming Becky Kelly (back) to First Call New Members to First Call’s Coalition First Call Submissions on Budget MORE


First Call Monthly Updates

May Monthly Update

Welcome to our monthly update about First Call’s advocacy work and key developments in child and youth policy in BC. Highlights this month include: First Call BC Child Poverty Regional Factsheets Available Living Wage for Families Campaign Update Employment of Children and Youth in BC – Briefing Note on Recent MORE


First Call Monthly Updates

April Monthly Update

Welcome to our monthly update about First Call’s advocacy work and key developments in child and youth policy in BC. Highlights this month include: We’re Hiring! Fostering Change Campaign Organizer 2019 Living Wage Calculation Release Advocacy Works Again! Child Labour Standards Amendments Announced Welcoming Parent Advocacy Network for Public Education MORE


First Call Monthly Updates

March Monthly Update

Highlights this month include: BC’s First Poverty Reduction Strategy Release Welcoming SOS Children’s Villages Canada to First Call Coalition Thank you to Pam Preston, Outgoing Steering Committee Member April Fostering Change Events Submissions On Basic Income Consultation Submissions On Employment Standards Consultation First Call Fundraising Gala Videos Posted Read on MORE


First Call Monthly Updates

February Monthly Update

February 2019 Welcome to our monthly update about First Call’s advocacy work and key developments in child and youth policy in BC. Highlights this month include: First Call Fundraising Gala 2019 a Success! Welcoming Violet-Rose to Fostering Change Newest Episode of As Word Spreads Podcast Released Child Labour Campaign Open MORE


First Call Monthly Updates

January Monthly Update

Welcome to our monthly update about First Call’s advocacy work and key developments in child and youth policy in BC. Highlights this month include: Last Chance! Feb 28 First Call Fundraising Gala Join First Call Visioning Session at Upcoming Coalition Meeting What’s New With Fostering Change Representative of Children and MORE


First Call Monthly Updates

December Monthly Update

Welcome to our monthly update about First Call’s advocacy work and key developments in child and youth policy in BC. Highlights this month include: February 28 First Call Fundraising Gala We Moved Offices! Fostering Change in the Globe and Mail Living Wage for Families Update Welcoming Leila Trickey to Living MORE


First Call Monthly Updates

September Monthly Update

Welcome to our monthly update about First Call’s advocacy work and key developments in child and youth policy in BC. Highlights this month include: We’re Hiring! Living Wage Campaign Hiring Research Coordinator BC Poverty Reduction Strategy Act introduced Policy Solutions Lobby Day 2018 BC Child Poverty Report Card Release Date MORE


First Call Monthly Updates

August Monthly Update

Welcome to our monthly update about First Call’s advocacy work and key developments in child and youth policy in BC. Highlights this month include: First Call Submission to Federal Budget Tent Cities: Open Letter Calls For Public Health Approach To Reducing Health And Safety Risks Welcome Nadine Gagné-L’Hirondelle Living Wage MORE