Letters and Submissions to Government

Letters and Submissions

Letter from Minister Adrian Dix – Response to follow up on outdoor play space regulations


On November 2 2017, First Call sent Minister Dix a letter asking for more details about this change from his ministry, and for the minimum outdoor play space per child to be increased. Sue Bedford, Director of Community Care Facility Licensing and Assisted Living Registry, responded on Minister Dix’s behalf on October 31, 2017, explaining MORE


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Reports

Reports

2018 BC Child Poverty Report Card


Media Release November 20, 2018 First Call’s Annual 2018 Child Poverty Report Card Finds One in Five Children Still Poor (Vancouver BC) Today, First Call: BC Child and Youth Advocacy Coalition released its annual BC Child Poverty Report Card finding that not much has changed for poor children and their families. MORE


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In the News

Letters and Submissions

Submission Calling for Employment Standards that Protect Children from Exploitation and Injury


Today, First Call submitted recommendations to the Ministry of Labour and The Law Institute of B.C. calling for better government protection for children who are working. First Call’s recommendations provide a framework for the B.C. government to develop employment standards consistent with Canada’s commitment to establish 16 as the age MORE


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Monthly Updates

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Election Toolkits

Election Toolkits

2018 Municipal Election Toolkit


September 13, 2018 Let’s get BC’s children and youth on the municipal agenda First Call’s municipal election toolkit is meant to support individuals and community groups in their advocacy for legislation, policy and practice that benefit children and youth and their families in the lead-up to the October 20, 2018, MORE


Election Toolkits

2017 Provincial Election Toolkit


First Call’s toolkit* for the provincial election on May 9, 2017, is a resource to support our coalition member organizations and all individuals and community groups in their advocacy for legislation, policy and real change that benefits BC children and youth and their families. The First Call 2017 Provincial Election MORE


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