Stop-gap funding saves preschool for deaf and hard of hearing kids from closing

A Burnaby preschool for children who are deaf or hard of hearing has been saved, after the Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD)

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SDHHS offering solutions to deaf and hard of hearing community during pandemic

Things have changed during the COVID-19 pandemic, but some people face more limitations than others. Saskatchewan Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services (SDHHS) has

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Indigenous friendship centres hit hard by skyrocketing requests for help, advocate says

Friendship Centres across Canada are receiving $3.75 million from Ottawa to deal with COVID-19, but B.C. branches say that’s not enough to meet demand that’s

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Restaurants eye ‘soft’ reopening and warn another ‘hard’ close could shut doors for good

Restaurant and bar owners are scrambling to come up with a plan to open again under strict guidelines, given the ongoing pandemic. The restaurant industry

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Trump ‘thinking’ about limiting domestic travel to states hit hard by coronavirus – National

President Donald Trump said Wednesday that he is weighing grounding domestic flights between coronavirus hot spots as he ramps up efforts to try to

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‘We can’t wait’: Life-saving cystic fibrosis drugs hard to access, advocates say

No parent wants to outlive their children, but an Edmonton woman fears she might because her kids can’t access the drug that would help treat

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It’s not really ‘Blue Monday,’ but the January blues hit hard for seniors, advocates say

January is not a good time for 68-year-old Vancouver resident Kristen Ransden.  Until recently, Ransden worked as a seniors’ aide in an assisted living facility. Now,

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It will be hard to calculate the federal carbon tax’s effect on jobs: experts

The Saskatchewan government says the federal carbon tax is killing jobs, but experts and even the province’s trade minister say it’s not that easy

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‘It’s hard to take’: Women’s baseball players on the outside looking in at Pan Am Games

Four years ago today, the 18 women on Canada’s national baseball team were in a quest for gold at the XVII Pan American Games, having just

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Canadians find it hard to unplug but is it necessary to ‘go off the grid?’ – National

With our smartphones almost perpetually in hand or pocket, the concept of “going off the grid” seems like exactly that — a concept. Canadians

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