Access to Government Services & Benefits
For local help accessing government services and benefits, contact:
Child Care Resource & Referral
Support for: Affordable Child Care Benefit application support
P. (250) 837-6669
Community Connections Social Justice Advocate
Support for: disability, OAP, etc.
P. (250) 837-2920
Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction
Support for: disability and income assistance, and other provincial supports and programs
P. (250) 307-5708
Service BC Government Agent
Support for: provincial programs, driver’s licenses, BC Medical Services Plan, etc. Service BC agents can also print or distribute Ministry cheques, initiate client request for service (e.g. Income Assistance), scan information directly onto Ministry files, and answer general questions.
P. (250) 837-6981