Brian Francoeur, left, and Harman Bootsma inside the Island Responder. (Photo by Don Bodger)

First purpose-built marine ambulance in B.C. waters a valuable commodity

Island Responder operating off Chemainus for island residents features an on/off ramp for stretchers


Katrina Crosby is ready to welcome clients into Pivot Point’s new space where the Hope Chamber of Commerce used to be. (Eric J. Welsh/ Hope Standard)

Pivot Point offering more services through new Hope office

Pivot Point is a social service agency for children and adults with autism and diverse abilities


Service BC offices remain open across the province with measures in place to ensure social distancing. Residents are encouraged to use online services. (Monica Lamb-Yorski photo - Williams Lake Tribune)

Service BC offices remain open with social distancing measures, first hours of business for vulnerable

The first hour priority service given to seniors and people who have underlying health conditions