Online Resources - Government information

July 12, 2011
AdminLawBC.ca A Guide to Administrative Law in BC What is Administrative Law? All levels of government make laws and regulations that affect us every day. For example, the municipal government makes...
Keywords: administrative law, poverty law, tribunal, British Columbia, Government information, Manuals and guides
June 1, 2011
Parenting on Your Own: A Handbook for One-Parent Families (tenth edition, 2012) lists services and supports in Manitoba that are of interest to one-parent families. It is an excellent resource for...
Keywords: Family, Women, Manitoba, Government information, Manuals and guides
June 1, 2011
The Transgender Heath Program was launched by Vancouver Coastal Health to improve the transgender community's access to quality health and social care. Their site has a range of online resources: a...
Keywords: Transgender health, British Columbia, Government information, Services
June 1, 2011
Funded by Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC), Integration-Net is a communications, information and research tool to support the work of the Canadian settlement community. It also provides a...
Keywords: Immigrants and Refugees, Government information, All of Canada
May 30, 2011
A new HRSDC website, Indicators of Well-being in Canada presents comprehensive, up-to-date information on the well-being of Canadians and Canadian society, including Homeless Shelters and Beds, Low...
Keywords: Homelessness, Housing, Poverty Research, Welfare, General resources, Government information, All of Canada
May 30, 2011
The Ministry of Social Development and Social Innovation's Online Resource (OLR) is a one-stop source for all BCEA policy, procedures and program information for eligibility for ministry employment...
Keywords: British Columbia, Government information, Reports and documents
May 30, 2011
This is the BC government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: British Columbia, General resources, Government information
May 30, 2011
This is the Northwest Territories government website. From this site you can link to Ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: Northwest Territories, General resources, Government information
May 30, 2011
This is the New Brunswick government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: New Brunswick, General resources, Government information
May 30, 2011
This is the Alberta government website. From this site you can link to Ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: Alberta, Government information
May 30, 2011
This is the Saskatchewan government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: General resources, Government information, Saskatchewan
May 30, 2011
This is the Nova Scotia government website. From this site you can link to Ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: General resources, Nova Scotia, Government information
May 30, 2011
This is the official Manitoba government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: Manitoba, General resources, Government information
May 30, 2011
This is the Ontario government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: Government information, Ontario
May 30, 2011
This is the Quebec government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: General resources, Government information, Québec
May 30, 2011
This is the Prince Edward Island government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: General resources, Government information, Prince Edward Island
May 30, 2011
This is the Newfoundland and Labrador government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: Newfoundland, General resources, Government information
May 30, 2011
This is the Yukon government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: General resources, Government information, Yukon
May 30, 2011
This is the Nunavut government website. From this site you can link to ministry web pages and government laws and regulations.
Keywords: General resources, Government information, Nunavut
May 30, 2011
This federal government website is loaded with useful information for Canadian seniors. Comme le titre suggére, ce site est rempli avec de l'information utile pour les aînés.
Keywords: Seniors and Elders, Government information, All of Canada, Services
May 30, 2011
The Canada Gazette is the official news bulletin of the Government of Canada.
Keywords: Media, General resources, Government information, All of Canada
May 29, 2011
The BC Government offers a vast array of programs and services for people with disabilities. This website page, outlines the Ministry of Social Development and Social Innovation's services for...
Keywords: PWD, British Columbia, Government information
May 29, 2011
The Social Security Tribunal (SST) is an administrative tribunal that provides appeal processes for Employment Insurance (EI), the Canada Pension Plan (CPP), and Old Age Security (OAS) decisions. The...
Keywords: Legal Research, Seniors and Elders, Government information, Reports and documents, All of Canada
May 29, 2011
Persons with Disabilities Online is a huge Government of Canada database containing links related to disability issues created in collaboration between Federal/Provincial/Territorial Ministers...
Keywords: Disability, Government information, All of Canada
May 27, 2011
The Metro Vancouver website contains Vancouver's Regional Homelessness Plan, and information bulletins from the steering committee.
Keywords: Government Policy, Homelessness, British Columbia, Government information
May 27, 2011
The City of Vancouver website has a section on Housing and Homelessness. This section contains information on the City’s housing policy, programs and research.
Keywords: Homelessness, Housing, British Columbia, Government information
May 25, 2011
Status of Women Canada (SWC) is a federal government organization that promotes the full participation of women in the economic, social and democratic life of Canada.
Keywords: Human Rights, Women, Government information, All of Canada
May 25, 2011
The Canadian Human Rights Commission administers the Canadian Human Rights Act and is responsible for ensuring compliance with the Employment Equity Act. Both laws ensure that the principles of equal...
Keywords: Human Rights, Workers' Rights, Government information, Organizations, All of Canada
May 19, 2011
The website of Veterans Affairs Canada contains information on services and benefits for veterans.
Keywords: seniors, veterans affairs, Government information, All of Canada
May 19, 2011
BC Government - Seniors is the BC Government's website on Seniors. It provides information about government programs and services for older adults. Included on the website are sections on health care...
Keywords: elders, Health, health, seniors, Seniors and Elders, British Columbia, Factsheets and FAQs, Government information
May 18, 2011
The Homelessness Partnering Strategy (HPS) is a unique community-based program aimed at preventing and reducing homelessness by providing direct support and funding to communities across Canada. HPS...
Keywords: federal government, homeless, Homelessness, Government information, All of Canada
May 18, 2011
The Residential Tenancy Branch provides landlords and tenants with information and dispute resolution services. The information on this B.C. government web site will help you understand your rights...
Keywords: Government Policy, Housing, housing, housing, tenants rights, tenants rights, Tenants' Rights, British Columbia, Government information
April 28, 2011
The CVITP helps eligible individuals who are not able to complete their income tax and benefit returns by themselves. Introduced in 1971, this program was intended to ensure that all taxpayers had...
Keywords: income tax, taxes, volunteer tax clinic, Government information, All of Canada, Services
April 12, 2011
Social assistance policy manuals are an important source of detailed information about such questions as initial and ongoing eligibility, the treatment of assets and income, how benefits are...
Keywords: Disability, social assistance, social assistance, Welfare, welfare manual, welfare policy, welfare policy, Government information, Manuals and guides, All of Canada
April 6, 2011
The BC Government's Employment Standards Branch administers the Employment Standards Act and Regulation, which set minimum standards of wages and working conditions in most workplaces.
Keywords: employee rights, Employment Standards, wages, Workers' Rights, working conditions, British Columbia, Government information
January 26, 2011
JusticeBC is a portal that provides information on the criminal justice, family justice, and justice reform.
Keywords: court services, criminal law, criminal record, jury duty, justice, justice system, Legal Assistance, Legal Info (PLEI), victim services, youth justice, British Columbia, Gateways, Government information
August 25, 2010
RuralBC is a website put together by the BC government intended to meet the needs of rural communities. There is a map that allows you find services and resources in your region.
Keywords: Education, Family, government services, Health, rural communities, services map, Unemployment, British Columbia, Government information, Programs and courses, Services
August 19, 2010
This Stats Canada site includes statistics and reports on individuals and families living with low income in Canada, various provinces, or other geographical units (e.g., cities, small towns, and...
Keywords: inequality, low income, Poverty Research, poverty statistics, Stats Canada, Government information, Reports and documents, All of Canada, Research and education
March 25, 2010
The Violence Prevention Initiative of the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador reflects government’s commitment to addressing the problem of violence in this province. The Initiative is a six year...
Keywords: child abuse, Children and Youth, Disability, elder abuse, Seniors and Elders, Violence, violence against women, violence prevention, Women, Campaigns and initiatives, Newfoundland, Government information
March 2, 2010
The Ombudsperson receives inquiries and complaints about the practices and services provided by public agencies. While not an advocate, the Ombudsperson can conduct impartial and confidential...
Keywords: complaints, Government Policy, ombudsman, public agency, British Columbia, Government information