Poverty Reduction Strategy Community Schedule

The government’s Poverty Reduction Strategy Committee will be travelling across the province in early 2018 to gather information from citizens. Here is the schedule for early 2018:

Prince Rupert:  Thursday, Jan. 11
Terrace / Kitimat:  Friday, Jan. 12
Smithers:  Saturday, Jan. 13
Kamloops:  Thursday, Jan. 18
Kelowna: Friday, Jan. 19
Nanaimo: Monday, Jan. 22
Port Alberni: Tuesday, Jan. 23
Campbell River: Wednesday, Jan. 24
Williams Lake:  Friday, Feb. 2
Quesnel:  Saturday, Feb. 3
Prince George:  Wednesday, Feb. 7
Cranbrook:  Thursday, Feb. 8
Nelson:  Friday, Feb. 9

As dates are added for other communities we will provide an update.

The BC Poverty Reduction Coalition is holding sessions to help people prepare for the consultations. They are holding a workshop in Vancouver on Monday, December 18 from 10 AM – 1 PM. Click here for more information. There will also be a webinar later in the day for those outside of Metro Vancouver. There is a lot of information on the BC Poverty Reduction Coalition website about how people can contribute to the Poverty Reduction Strategy Committee.