Category: What’s New

BC businesses helping to beat COVID-19

We want to recognize the outstanding generosity and support of the businesses who have supported our Emergency Response Fund.

BC Stay-at-Home Campout

Join hundreds of other British Columbians on May 16 for the next BC Stay-at-Home Campout! #stayhomesavelives

Newsletter #11: April 2020

Check out our April newsletter for an update on our COVID-19 Emergency Response Fund, personal reflections from our ED Kristy Kerr on community and “caremongering,” a blog post on the importance of social inclusion, and more!

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Rapid Response to COVID-19: Your donations at work

British Columbians have contributed over $320,000 to support new research at the BCCDC that will protect us from COVID-19

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Reflections: COVID-19, Together, Apart

Reflections from Kristy Kerr, Executive Director, on community coming together during COVID-19.

Activate Health to stop the spread of COVID19

Our battle cry during COVID-19 is to stay home.

Newsletter #10: March 2020

This month’s issue about what we’re doing in the face of COVID-19, and what you can do to help during this public health emergency.

Calling on British Columbians: Help Rapid-Response Efforts

We’re calling on all British Columbians to donate to the Emergency Response Fund to help the public health experts working to protect our population.

Pandemics: the Terminology

When we’re talking about pandemics, there’s a lot of jargon. Here’s some of the most common terms, explained.

Pandemics & How to Flatten the Curve

Pandemics are serious, but there’s simple things you can do to help stop the spread, and flatten the curve.