Category: What’s New

Test, Link, Call (TLC) Project: Improving Connection to Hepatitis C Virus Treatment After Release from Provincial Prisons in BC

With funding and support from the BCCDC Foundation for Public Health, the Test, Link, Call Project (TLC) was formed. This project aims to increase the proportion of people affected by HCV infection who connect to a community HCV treatment provider after release from BC Provincial Correctional Centres.

Newsletter #32: January 2022

Dr Travis Salway returns a year later with another guest blog post for the Foundation on the issue of conversion therapy, why vaccination is our strongest tool in our toolkit, the two fundraising positions we’re hiring for, and more in our first newsletter of 2022!

Vaccination: Our Strongest Tool in Our COVID-19 Toolkit

One of the clearest Activate Health messages we’ve had since COVID-19 vaccines became available, and one of the clearest ways we can each, as individuals, protect the health and safety of the population, is through vaccination—our strongest tool in our toolkit—true before COVID-19, and will remain true after COVID-19.

Beyond the Ban: A Public Health Strategy to Eradicate Anti-2S/LGBTQ Practices

In this guest blog post, Dr Travis Salway returns to provide an update on his previous blog post on conversion therapy, including the recent passing of Bill C-4, and to propose what needs to be done next.

Now Hiring: Senior Development Officer

We’re hiring a Senior Development Officer to join our growing fundraising team! Learn more about the role, how to apply, and the application deadline.

Now Hiring: Development Coordinator

We’re hiring a Development Coordinator to join our growing fundraising team! Learn more about the role, how to apply, and the application deadline.

Newsletter #31: December 2021

In this month’s newsletter, BC COVID-19 SPEAK 2 Survey Provides Evidence to Guide COVID-19 Response, Giving Tuesday update, meet our new Director of Development, and more!

BCCDC Foundation Welcomes our First Director of Development

We’re excited to announce the latest member of our leadership team, Natasha Krotez! Learn more about why Natasha joined the Foundation and the community impact she is driven to make.

Committed Supporters Gave from the Heart this Giving Tuesday

We’re grateful to our incredible supporters who made our Giving Tuesday campaign a success once again this year! Read our blog post for more.

Looking Back on Activate Health Over 2021

In this blog post, we take a look back at Activate Health over 2021, our battle cry for British Columbians, and invite you to join us in the new year by becoming a health ambassador in your community!