OPINION: Complex Care Housing Needed Now to Support Vulnerable People

British Columbians have been battling a pandemic for the past 10 months, doing everything we can to keep our communities safe. On the sidelines of COVID-19 another crisis continues to
rage, and it’s reached a tipping point in our communities.

OPINION: Urban Mayors Call on newly-elected B.C. Government to Expand Availability of Substance Use and Mental Health Treatment for Both Youth and Adults

During the election campaign the BC Urban Mayors’ Caucus released a Blueprint for BC’s Urban Future. It called on all parties to address mental health, substance use and treatment, affordable housing, public transit, and to develop a new, sustainable and predictable funding relationship with local governments. All of these issues are important to the well-being of our communities and the health of our economies