Affordability is an issue that affects BCGEU members all over BC. Housing costs, childcare costs and other fees continue to increase with amazing speed.
The Tyee has produced a website full of solutions journalism on the housing crisis -- read about some potential solutions on "The Housing Fix". If you are interested specifically in Metro Vancouver, the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives wrote a comprehensive report.
Are you struggling to find and afford childcare? The BCGEU has our own campaign called "Can't Afford Childcare" and our friends at the Coalition of Child Care Advocates have a petition supporting their $10/day plan.Pledge to vote for Affordability