BoardVoice is dedicated to improving social services to people in their communities. We do this by speaking to government and to our communities about the importance of social services to the health and well being of our citizens, bringing to their attention key concerns and issues, and telling the good news about the work of community based social service agencies.

We promote excellence in governance by connecting board members from across the province and providing resources that assist in developing their boards.

We help build bridges between agencies at the community level to ensure community-wide understanding of how best services should be organized and delivered.

April Report from the Chair

rocking-wheel-chair-mathias-koehler1April has been a very positive month with the Board Impact Forum: The Influence and The Issues held in Kelowna on April 14  and the call for a BC Social Policy Framework gathering momentum.

The early part of the month was less positive as the Portland Hotel Society story began to affect public perceptions of other community social service agencies and the strength of the governance and financial oversight.  Many of us felt the … Read the rest