Tag Archive for: Education

The Government of BC has established a trust fund for former foster children to access post-secondary. Read more

An anonymous donor has made a $200,000 donation for foster children to attend UVIC. Read more

Bridges for Women is now offering a satellite program for First Nations women. Read more

Funding shortfalls force Literacy Victoria to close. Read more

Literacy Victoria is closing their doors as they face funding shortfalls. Read more

UVIC joins other universities around the province (and on the Island) and offers free tuition to former foster children. Read more

In Crisis?:

If you require urgent emotional support, including having thoughts of suicide and other mental health issues, please call Vancouver Island Crisis Line: 1-888-494-3888.

Youth (under 25 years of age) may access youthspace.ca for online emotional support.

For other resources, including shelter availability, visit bc211.ca