Letters and Submissions to Government

Letters and Submissions

Response Letter from Ministers Katrine Conroy and Katrina Chen – Early Childhood Educators Wage Enhancement


On July 16 2019, Minister of Children and Family Development Katrine Conroy and Minister of State for Child Care Katrina Chen responded to our May 27, 2019 letter that reinforced the call for a more urgent focus on the issue of fair compensation for Early Childhood Educators (ECEs) in government’s 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

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


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Election Toolkits

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