Health Human Resources (HHR)

Addressing the staffing crisis

British Columbia is currently facing a staffing crisis—workforce shortages are one of the most pressing issues facing the seniors living, care and wellness sector. More people are needed to maintain safe staffing levels and to ensure quality care and support for older adults in their golden years. Here are 10 facts that you need to know about this important issue.




Education & Training

BCCPA Training Programs 

With funding from the Canada-British Columbia Workforce Development Agreement, BCCPA administers free training opportunities in communities across B.C. with significant labour market vacancies. BCCPA supports students throughout their studies with additional financial supports and connections to employers after graduation.

To learn more about our current program offerings and whether you are eligible, please visit our programs page.

BCCPA Reports

Filling the Gap - March 2019  Situation Critical - June 2018 The Perfect Storm - April 2018

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