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Amber Zanon is the chair of the Terrace and District Community Service Society (TDCSS) volunteer board, and loves helping out in her community. (Bert Husband Photo)

‘Maybe I could help’: The story of one Terrace volunteer

Amber Zanon explains the role of the TDCSS board in supporting Terrace’s most vulnerable

  • Feb 28, 2022
Joshua Evans is a Family Law Advocate with Terrace and District Community Service Society (TDCSS). To make an appointment, call 250-635-0200, email joshuaevans@tdcss.ca or visit TDCSS at 101-3219 Eby St.

Confused by BC’s legal system? A Family Law Advocate can help, for free

Terrace advocate can help with legal paperwork, research, and offer emotional support in court

  • Jan 24, 2022
Through a confidential application process, KidSport provides grants to kids aged 18 and under (from families facing financial barriers) to help cover the cost of registration fees for a season of sport. Visit kidsport.ca to learn more.

Let’s play! Grants help Terrace kids get off the sidelines

Every year, KidSport pays registration fees for low-income families, so ALL kids can play

  • Dec 20, 2021
Through a confidential application process, KidSport provides grants to kids aged 18 and under (from families facing financial barriers) to help cover the cost of registration fees for a season of sport. Visit kidsport.ca to learn more.
Truck driver Ashley Hughes has been working with Gat Leedm Logistics for the past two years. Female drivers, like Hughes, represent approximately three per cent of all truck drivers in the province according to the BC Trucking Association, but the sector is becoming more diverse.

Truck drivers are essential to the flow of goods through the Port of Prince Rupert

Northern B.C.’s transportation corridor is a critical link for Canadian supply chains

  • Dec 20, 2021
Truck driver Ashley Hughes has been working with Gat Leedm Logistics for the past two years. Female drivers, like Hughes, represent approximately three per cent of all truck drivers in the province according to the BC Trucking Association, but the sector is becoming more diverse.
Sheila Laryea is the Human Resources Manager at TDCSS, helping, hire, train, schedule and support over 150 managers and support workers.

Meet the professional who supports the support workers in Terrace

Sheila Laryea loves working behind-the-scenes in support of TDCSS’s work in the community

  • Dec 13, 2021
Sheila Laryea is the Human Resources Manager at TDCSS, helping, hire, train, schedule and support over 150 managers and support workers.
Coastal GasLink Indigenous engagement lead Sarah helps to connect the project to communities.

Coastal GasLink meets major milestones in 2021 with the support of local communities

Several achievements marked thanks to support and perseverance of workforce, partners + communities

  • Dec 13, 2021
Coastal GasLink Indigenous engagement lead Sarah helps to connect the project to communities.
Operations Supervisor Kathleen Wick works at Ray-Mont Logistics in Prince Rupert.

Northern B.C. workers are an integral part of innovative Canadian supply chain solutions

Transloading creates jobs and new export opportunities for Canadian producers

  • Dec 6, 2021
Operations Supervisor Kathleen Wick works at Ray-Mont Logistics in Prince Rupert.
Tammy Brown, Communications Workforce Accommodation Advisor (CWAA) and member of the West Moberly First Nations, is proud to share her culture through Coastal GasLink’s CWAA program.

Indigenous artists share their craft and showcase local talent at the CWAA Market

Just in time for the holidays!

  • Dec 6, 2021
Tammy Brown, Communications Workforce Accommodation Advisor (CWAA) and member of the West Moberly First Nations, is proud to share her culture through Coastal GasLink’s CWAA program.
For Trista Spencer, UWNBC’s Executive Director, this partnership made a world of difference for the communities the UWNBC serves.

Joining forces to support those most in need

United Way of Northern BC + Coastal GasLink launch Legacy of Giving to support northern communities

  • Nov 29, 2021
For Trista Spencer, UWNBC’s Executive Director, this partnership made a world of difference for the communities the UWNBC serves.
Kyle Hes is a Gantry Crane Operator at DP World-Prince Rupert Fairview Container Terminal.

Prince Rupert’s marine and dock workers essential to Canada’s reputation for reliability

Port of Prince Rupert workforce has far-reaching impact across northern B.C. and beyond

  • Nov 22, 2021
Kyle Hes is a Gantry Crane Operator at DP World-Prince Rupert Fairview Container Terminal.
Destiney Michelle of the Skin Tyee Nation shares about her role as a CWAA and how Coastal GasLink is helping her community move forward.

Collaborating on a shared legacy for the next generation

Coastal GasLink creating economic opportunity for Indigenous communities, chance to share culture

  • Nov 22, 2021
Destiney Michelle of the Skin Tyee Nation shares about her role as a CWAA and how Coastal GasLink is helping her community move forward.
Jo-Anne Stephen is a Youth and Family Engagement Junior Manager with Foundry Terrace.

From jobs to healthcare: 4 ways Terrace Foundry helps youth reach their goals

Jo-Anne Stephen is a Youth and Family Engagement Junior Manager with Foundry…

  • Nov 15, 2021
Jo-Anne Stephen is a Youth and Family Engagement Junior Manager with Foundry Terrace.
As one of Coastal GasLink’s Construction Monitoring and Community Liaison (CMCL) Advisors, Ashley observes construction and reclamation activities and reports back to her community.

Reclamation underway on Coastal GasLink Project route

Project begins restoring route to original state, starting near Dawson Creek

  • Nov 8, 2021
As one of Coastal GasLink’s Construction Monitoring and Community Liaison (CMCL) Advisors, Ashley observes construction and reclamation activities and reports back to her community.
Dangerous Goods Officer, John Nicoletti, lives and works in his hometown of Prince George.

Port traffic propels rail workforce across northern B.C. transportation corridor

Meet two people working in rail safety and logistics, supporting jobs across western Canada

  • Nov 8, 2021
Dangerous Goods Officer, John Nicoletti, lives and works in his hometown of Prince George.
The Innovator Skills Initiative provides B.C. companies with grants of up to $10,000 to hire people for technology and technology-enabled jobs.

B.C. businesses can get up to $10,000 per employee by providing jobs for underrepresented people

B.C. companies that are hiring for a tech position can get up…

  • Nov 1, 2021
The Innovator Skills Initiative provides B.C. companies with grants of up to $10,000 to hire people for technology and technology-enabled jobs.
Jessica Hochins - Woodlands Operations Supervisor, Skeena Sawmills, Terrace

Northwest women working to bring B.C. wood products to the world

Meet a pair of women supporting natural resource supply chains in Northern B.C.

  • Nov 1, 2021
Jessica Hochins - Woodlands Operations Supervisor, Skeena Sawmills, Terrace
Chief Justin Napoleon of the Saulteau First Nation shares what the project means for his community and why they’re proud to partner with Coastal GasLink.

Coastal GasLink surpasses 50 per cent completion milestone

Year of significant construction milestones culminates in the achievement of major project milestone

  • Oct 25, 2021
Chief Justin Napoleon of the Saulteau First Nation shares what the project means for his community and why they’re proud to partner with Coastal GasLink.
Harvinder Nijjar

Bringing the Terrace community together to build stronger foundations for future success and independence

Building community connections with those living with developmental disability

  • Oct 25, 2021
Harvinder Nijjar
Sue Stewart [left] and Riley Severinski [Right]. Jeff Weddell Photography.

20-year hospital journey inspires a legacy

Riley was just a six-week-old infant when her mom, Sue, was told…

  • Oct 18, 2021
Sue Stewart [left] and Riley Severinski [Right]. Jeff Weddell Photography.