January 28, 2016 - 4:48pmUpdated: January 28, 2016 - 5:48pm
KAMLOOPS — It's well known that reading and writing are fundamental skills for learning in school, and have an impact on an individual's ability to succeed in life. But research shows far too many adults have low literacy skills, and fewer parents are taking the time to read to their children.
VICTORIA — The deaths of 16 elderly people in three years along with hundreds of aggressive incidents at residential care facilities has prompted British Columbia’s seniors’ advocate to launch a review of resident-on-resident violence.
January 27, 2016 - 4:10pmUpdated: January 27, 2016 - 5:50pm
KAMLOOPS — They are often the glue that holds a community together. Volunteers play an integral role in the operation of non-profit organizations, many wouldn't be able to go on without a helping hand.