Category Archive: Get Informed

Nelson Committee on Homelessness

Open Letter to BC Government

NCOH has submitted an open letter to the Honorable Christy Clark, MLA regarding the government’s budget tabled on February 16,2016, which announced a modest increase of  $77. to person with disabilities benefits while also drastically changing important programs that improve access to transportation for many people with disabilities. To read the full letter, click here.

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NCOH joins province-wide opposition today to Disability and Transportation Assistance Rate Changes

NCOH is one of over 150 organizations province-wide who are signatories to an Open Letter released this morning (May 18, 2016) in Vancouver to the Honorable Christy Clark, Premier of BC.  The letter opposes the government’s giving a supposed increase of $77 per month for persons with disabilities  yet taking back that increase by charging …

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