MEDIA ADVISORY (Updated Time): 1st BC Election 2017 All-Party Candidate Debate

Burnaby, BC [February 22, 2017] – BC Care Providers Association (BCCPA) is hosting the first all-party debate of the 2017 election season on the topic of seniors care as part of its popular “Care to Chat” series. It is taking place in downtown Vancouver, and will also be streamed on Facebook Live.

The panel will consist of:

  • Judy Darcy, MLA for New Westminster and the BC NDP’s Health Critic;
  • Michael Lee, BC Liberal candidate for Vancouver-Langara;
  • Jonina Campbell, BC Green Party candidate for New Westminster.

What: Care to Chat Election Panel

When: Thursday, February 23rd 12:20 pm – 2:00 pm (please arrive by noon)

Where: Terminal City Club, 837 W Hastings St., Vancouver, BC V6C 1B6

Parking: Pay parking is available nearby

RSVP: If planning to attend, please contact Mike Klassen, mklassen@bccare.ca.

Our debate moderators are:

Facebook Live

The debate will be streaming live on BCCPA’s Facebook page with the chance for public to submit a question for the candidates through our Facebook and Twitter @BCCareProviders – hashtag #CareToChat.

Light refreshments will be made available to media in attendance.

Media Contact:

Mike Klassen
VP, Communications & Stakeholder Relations
mklassen@bccare.ca
604-377-5499