Imagine. A Healthy Community.

Healthy lifestyles. A vibrant economy. Affordable housing. Protected parks & green space. Accessible community services. Thriving neighbourhoods. Clean air and water. A sustainable environment. Ethnic and cultural diversity. Healthy public policy. Engaged citizens. A healthy community is all of this, and more.

What's New

BCHC Welcomes Our new Community Liaison

BCHC Welcomes Our new Community Liaison

Aug 31st, 2015

BCHC is thrilled to welcome Gagan Leekha to our team. Gagan's role is to support communities that are accessing BCHC's capacity building grants and to help tell the stories of the transformative and innovative work that is happening across the province. Find out more about Gagan and how to cont...

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Join the City of Victoria Youth Council: Deadline Oct. 3

Join the City of Victoria Youth Council: Deadline Oct. 3

Do you know young people in the City of Victoria who are interested in engaging with local government while working on youth led initiatives?  Let them know that the City of Victoria Youth Council (CVYC) is looking for new members between the ages of 14 and 24 to join the 2015-2...

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Gerald Thomas Helps Communities Address Alcohol, Health and Safety

Gerald Thomas Helps Communities Address Alcohol, Health and Safety

  by Michelle Sandsmark, BCHC Program Coordinator Discussing the management of alcohol and gambling at the local level is a difficult job to do, but this is the kind of work Gerald Thomas lives and breathes. “One of my mentors once said to me I needed to pick my fights better,” Th...

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15Oct

Change Day BC

@ Province-wide Oct. 15th 5am - midnight free
Change Day BC

Change Day BC is October 15, 2015 (15.10.15). Between now and then, we invite anyone involved in health, social and community care to commit to making a change or trying something new. And we mean anyone!  Patients, residents, clients, and those working in the system can join our campaign. Change Day BC is building on a successful global movement started in 201...