Blog Posts from July, 2017

Critiquing Media with the Youth Advisory Council

Beyond scrolling through viral videos, memes and Snapchat stories, it’s important for everyone to engage critically with the media they’re exposed to...

Canada Child Benefit: One Year In

On July 20, the Canada Child Benefit (CCB) celebrated its first anniversary. Today, almost 9 out of 10 families are accessing the CCB, a benefit...

Mindfulness: A resource for your job search toolkit

Job searching or navigating a career transition can be a full-time job in itself. To-do lists can seem endless and the process can take a toll on...

5 family-friendly hiking trails in Metro Vancouver

Balancing work, life and a family can get a little tougher over summer break. If you’re a parent to school-aged kids, it takes a lot of creativity to...

Another Year of Successful Matches

Life for a teenage girl is far from easy. With conflicting roles for friends, family and school, it can be hard for teenagers to focus on where they...

Member Success Profile: Mike

When children, family and career came into the picture, Mike became less active. Realizing that he was becoming something that he wasn’t, he turned...

7 Reasons Why a Warehousing Job is a Great Place to Launch Your Career

Before Joe* even touched down in Canada, he knew where he wanted to work. “I looked out the window of the airplane as we were landing in Vancouver. I...