Weekly Update Blog

In a fast-paced sector constantly changing, our members need regular information and updates on policy changes, government priorities, research, and program updates. That’s why our Executive Director posts a sector update each week for all of our members. Those posts appear here the following week.

Investing in Services, Supports & Sustainability

The Federation’s presentation to the Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services Every year, The Federation makes a submission and presents to the Select Standing Committee on Finance and […]

Select Standing Committee Submissions: Have Your Say About the Next BC Budget…

Every year, the Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services holds a public consultation on the next provincial budget. It is an opportunity for individuals and organizations to share […]

Projects & Issues Update: Child and Family Service Legislation, Procurement, Support to Practice, CYSN Framework

The one thing I know about our members is that you are doing a lot of things all of the time. Things move incredibly quickly in this sector and a […]

Altogether better: Shared goals, a unified voice, ongoing support

There are a set of premises that are fundamental to the work of The Federation. You can read them on our website or in our strategic plan. They are the […]

June Conference in Penticton

Register today and join us in Penticton! It may seem hard to believe but The Federation’s June Conference and Annual General Meeting are less than three months away! And for […]

BC Budget & Social Policy Forum

The 2022 Federation Social Policy Forum Thank you to all those who attended The Federation’s 2022 Social Policy Forum. It was great to have participation from so many member organizations […]

Projects & Issues Update: Round Table, SHSS, WorkSafeBC, Support 2 Practice

We are well into the new year but as you may suspect, The Federation remains hard at work on a number of important issues that demanded our attention through 2021. […]

Youth Education Bursary

The Federation’s Youth Education Bursary was one of the things that most strongly drew me to this organization before I joined this team many years ago. And once I took […]

Projects & Issues Update: Vaccine, COVID Tests, SHSS, WorkSafeBC, Professional Development

There have been a lot of changes around The Federation of late—both in terms of the work we are doing and the people doing that work. And there are a […]

A New Team Member Has Appeared…

Hello Federation Members, My name is Catherine Rana and I am the new Director of Programs and Services at The Federation. There is a lot going on in our sector […]