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Representative’s Statement in honour of International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

May 17 serves as a reminder to everyone that there is no place for homophobia, transphobia or biphobia in our ...
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Joint News Release

In recognition of Prevention of Violence Against Women Week, the Representative and the Human Rights Commissioner have released a joint ...
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Representative’s statement on COVID-19

In these difficult and extraordinary times, I want to let all British Columbians know about our commitment and intentions at ...
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Youth Substance Use Services in B.C. – An Update

This report provides an update to RCY’s 2016 inventory of youth substance use services in British Columbia. This new baseline ...
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I need braces and I have asked my social worker and have not received an answer yet. It’s been six months. Can you help me get the braces I need?

One of our advocates can help you by requesting that the social worker answer your question as soon as possible ...
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I live in a group home. Can you help get me a transfer?

If you are unhappy where you've been placed, the Rep's office can help you think of ways to solve a ...
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I live in a group home and I am turning 19 soon. Am I able to stay here, or do I have to move?

When you turn 19, you are no longer considered a child in care and you cannot typically live in a ...
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I have been in the same foster home for three years, and now I have to move, but I don’t want to. What should I do?

It might be possible for you to stay with your foster family, but each young person's situation is different. The ...
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