Next First Call Coalition Meeting:
Wednesday June 10th, 2014
9:15 - 11:30 AM
REFRESHMENTS SERVED AT 9am
9:15 Welcome and Introductions
9:20 First Call Updates:
- New coalition partners – Raffi’s Centre for Child Honouring & and Check Your Head: The Global Youth Education Network
- ECD Roundtable meeting report
- Welfare policy changes update
9:30 BC’s $10 a Day Child Care Plan, Sharon Gregson, progress
and federal election opportunities
10:00 Supporting Children of Incarcerated Parents – Hayli Millar and Yvon Dandurand, University of the Fraser Valley, present recommendations and research stemming from the report In the Best Interests of the Child: Strategies for Recognizing and Supporting Canada’s At-Risk Population of Children with Incarcerated Parents
11:00 Partner Updates
Meetings are held at the BC Teachers' Federation, 550 W. 6th Ave. (@ Ash St.) in Vancouver.
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A limited amount of free parking is available underground at BCTF in the spaces marked with a red triangle. A parking pass must be obtained from reception. The BCTF Office is one block West of the Olympic Village skytrain and 3 blocks North of the 99B line on Broadway @ Ash.
Call in participation is also available for those outside of the Lower Mainland. Contact us the Monday before the meeting if you intend to call in to the meeting and we will send you the details and any materials the day before.
take place on the second Wednesday of every month from September to June.
First Call Coalition Meeting Minutes Archive
2014 Meeting Minutes
January Meeting Cancelled
February 12, 2014
March 12th, 2014
April 9, 2014
May 14, 2014
June 11, 2014
September 10, 2014
October 8, 2014
November Meeting Cancelled
December 10, 2014
-First Call Background Statement on the Clawbacks for Dec Coalition Meeting