A Perfect Storm? – Call or Text 211

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A Perfect Storm? – Call or Text 211

A Perfect Storm? – Call or Text 211

 perfect storm noun: a critical or disastrous situation created by a powerful concurrence of factors — merriam-webster.com Many of us in the bc211 region experienced the might of the windstorm that swept through the South Coast on August 29th. BC Hydro estimates that 710,000 —nearly half of […]

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Video Profile: bc211 Connecting People with the Help They Need

Video Profile: bc211 Connecting People with the Help They Need

bc211 has produced nine video profiles of community-based organizations whose work is making an impact in the community. We launch the series with a look at bc211. In this video we present bc211 and an overview of the work we do. Executive Director Bob Prenovost, Information & […]

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Thousands Assisted. For Free.

Thousands Assisted. For Free.

Is bc211 still relevant? In these highly-connected times it’s tempting to assume that information needs are being met more than ever before. In 2012 Statistics Canada declared that 83% of Canadian households had internet access at home1. We have the internet and we have smartphones and tablets; […]

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