Atlantic Drug Summit Sets Path for Regional Cooperation in Pharmacare
(L to R): Newfoundland and Labrador Minister of Health and Community Service Steven Kent, New Brunswick Health Minister Victor Boudreau, Prince Edward Island Minister of Health and Wellness Doug Currie; and Nova Scotia Minister of Health and Wellness Leo
Ministers of Health from all four Atlantic provinces met in Prince Edward Island with patient groups, representatives from the drug industry, health providers, policy-makers, the private sector and other health stakeholders during an Atlantic Summit on Healthcare and Drug Cost Sustainability.
Seniors Home Repair Program grant increase
Seniors Home Repair Program increased
Increases to the lifetime grant for the Seniors Home Repair Program will give eligible Island seniors extra support to remain in their homes longer.
Provincial education assessments now available
(L to R): Linda MacDonald, Literacy Achievement Specialist (English), and Mike Fagan, Manager of Document Publishing Centre and Queen’s Printer.
The results of our provincial assessments in math, reading and writing are available online. Assessments are used to identify gaps in learning and implement targeted interventions to support student achievement.
Celebrating entrepreneurs during Small Business Week
(L-R): Innovation and Advanced Learning Minister Allen Roach; CFIB’s PEI Director Erin McGrath-Gaudet; and Jana Furness at The Juice Box in Montague.
The Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) is partnering with Interac® to sponsor Small Business Saturday in celebration of entrepreneurs.
Legislative Assembly to relocate to Coles Building in 2015
(L-R) Hon. Carolyn Bertram, Speaker of the Legislative Assembly; Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal Minister Robert Vessey; and Charles MacKay, clerk of the Legislative Assembly of PEI.
The Legislative Assembly of Prince Edward Island will meet in the historic Coles Building while Province House National Historic Site is undergoing conservation.