Representative for Children and Youth | National Union of Public and General Employees

Representative for Children and Youth

February 22, 2017

The BCGEU/NUPGE is pleased by Mr. Richard's willingness to continue a working relationship on these vital issues and looks forward to working with him.

September 12, 2016

"The Representative for Children and Youth has identified a lack of timely access to mental health services, a lack of proper assessment, miscommunication and a lack of coordination between services providers. These are all problems that are within the government’s ability to remedy if they have the will to act.” — Stephanie Smith, BCGEU President

December 16, 2015

“We welcome these recommendations which address many of the concerns of front-line staff that were raised in our Choose Children report." — Stephanie Smith, BCGEU President

December 16, 2014

“It’s time government gives back what it’s taken from children at risk." — Stephanie Smith, BCGEU President.