Budget 2020: The lowdown for our sector

Finance Minister Carole James
presents Budget 2020

Budget 2020 was presented Feb. 18 by Finance Minister Carole James. Coming in the third year of a three-year plan, it’s a “no surprises” budget.

Recruitment and retention in the community social services …

Multinationals increase hold in BC social care

Unsettling rumours that Victoria-owned GT Hiring was bought by the US multinational Maximus Inc have now been confirmed. This now means that two multinationals have 30 per cent of the provincial funding for employment training in BC, in multi-year contracts …