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Message From Our Director

“By advancing our mandate in prevention and health promotion, by fostering equity and recognizing positive health is also inclusive of our place in the world around us, and by placing a healthy human at the core of our vision, I believe we can truly make a difference in the health outcomes of BC and beyond. I hope you will join us on the journey.”

– Kristy Kerr, Executive Director –

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We work in partnership with the BC Centre for Disease Control on key public health priorities.

What’s New

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Shedding Light on Stigma

Over the past few months, we teamed up with LifeLabs and Toward the Heart to develop a campaign that sheds light on the impact that stigma has on people who use substances, and to really drive home one message: words matter. People who use substances face stigma on a daily basis, and that stigma has …


BCCDC Foundation, BCCDC and Science World: a power trio for the ages!

For the third October in a row, we’re teaming up with Science World and the experts at the BC Centre for Disease Control to host a fun and fabulous adults-only event…that happens to be full of facts! The crew at Science World are cooking up a mystery for the public to solve, which can only …


Newsletter #6: November 2019

Wow! Our sixth newsletter is out! To read it online, click here. To subscribe, so you don’t miss future newsletters, click here.

Our Funders

We’re deeply grateful for the generosity of our private and public funders.

     Vancouver Foundation      Pfizer Canada Inc.      Sanofi Pasteur Ltd.      Leith Wheeler Investment Counsel Ltd.      GlaxoSmithKline Inc.      Pacific Blue Cross      Merck Canada Inc.      Pendopharm Inc      Gilead Sciences Inc.      AbbVie      Provincial Health Services Authority      British Columbia Ministry of Health      British Columbia Ministry of Agriculture      Vancouver Coastal Health      LifeLabs

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