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Mar 17

SafeCare BC is Featured in Leading COHSN Newsletter

SafeCare BC was recently featured in COHSN Canada, the leading Canadian occupational health and safety newsletter. “It’s wonderful to see a new initiative like SafeCare BC recognized by such a […]

Mar 12

SafeCare BC Hosts Teleforum

Tuesday March 11, 2014 marked an exciting milestone for SafeCare BC, with SafeCare BC’s latest teleforum.  Over 40 professionals from across the continuing care sector dialed in to participate in […]

Mar 10

Teleforum Participants Page

Welcome to the March 11th, SafeCare BC Teleforum Participants Page! During this first ever SafeCare BC teleforum we will announce the results of the Training Needs Assessment surveys and the […]

Mar 06

SafeCare BC Teleforum

Join us on for the next SafeCare BC teleforum when we announce the results of the Needs Assessment surveys and the next steps for SafeCare BC. The teleforum is scheduled […]

Feb 24

Working Together to Create Change for the Better

“The beginning is the most important part of the work.” ― Plato, The Republic   As I write this, SafeCare BC is officially four weeks old. The incorporation of SafeCare BC in […]

Feb 18

SafeCare BC Tackles Injury Reduction in Long-term Care Sector

SafeCare BC tackles injury reduction in long-term care sector Vancouver, B.C., February 18, 2014 – The BC Care Providers Association and WorkSafeBC are pleased to announce the launch of SafeCare […]

Feb 11

Training Needs Assessment: Update

The survey portion of SafeCare BC’s Needs Assessment concluded last week, and we are pleased to report that the survey received a very robust response. Thank-you to everyone who participated […]

Jan 28

SafeCare BC Announces New Executive Director

We are proud to announce Jennifer Lyle as the new executive director of SafeCare BC. As both a practising Kinesiologist and a published author, Lyle brings with her a rich […]

Jan 17

Training Needs Assessment Surveys

SafeCare BC is undertaking a training needs assessment to determine the training and resource needs of the long term care sector in British Columbia. The scope of the assessment includes […]

Nov 13

Search for SafeCare BC Executive Director Continues

Over the last several weeks, the Hiring Committee has been seeking qualified candidates to fill the position of Executive Director. Prospective candidates had until Friday, November 8th to submit their […]

Oct 01

BCCPA launches SafeCare BC – Contract signed with WorkSafeBC

After one-and-a-half years of careful planning and discussion, the BC Care Providers Association (BCCPA) is pleased to announce that a contract has been signed with WorkSafeBC to launch SafeCare BC – […]