The 55+ BC Games are coming to Coquitlam!

The 55+ BC Games are coming to Coquitlam this September 20th to 24th. There are still volunteer opportunities available so if you are interested in helping with the Coquitlam 55+ BC Games please register today!  Let’s show British Columbia what a welcoming, helpful …

Introduction of Distressed Animal Act, 2016

On May 3, 2016 Selina Robinson introduced her Private Members’ Bill, the Distressed Animal Act, 2016. A bill she first proposed last year, it would empower bylaw enforcement officers to rescue animals trapped in hot vehicles as soon as there are …

Call for Electoral Finance Reform

Gary Holman, MLA for Saanich North and the Islands and the opposition spokesperson for democratic reform introduced the following Private Members’ Motion: [Be it resolved that this House call on the government to implement reforms to take big money out …

April 2016 Newsletter

April  2016 E-Newsletter Spring is here and I hope you have been getting out and enjoying the flowers that are covering our community and making the most of the fabulous weather we have been experiencing.I have had another busy month …

New Democrat statement on the Day of Mourning

New Democrat statement on the Day of Mourning  VICTORIA— John Horgan, leader of the B.C. New Democrats, issued the following statement on the Day of Mourning for B.C. workers who have lost their lives on the job: “Today we will …

Standards for Care Homes

The Office of the Seniors Advocate of BC released the British Columbia Residential Care Quick Facts Directory on March 18, 2016.  The Directory includes 292 publicly subsidized facilities in British Columbia and complies information such as serious incidence reports and care services and …