Are Our Children Paying the Price for Our Work-Life Imbalance?
It’s no secret that it’s expensive to live in Greater Vancouver. When parents need to spend much of their time working to make a living, children undoubtedly feel the effects. But who will support our children when we can’t? Should our extended families or the community bear some of the burden? Does childhood poverty lead to a future without options? How can we ensure that every family earns a “living” wage while ensuring that our children get the care and attention that they deserve? No one ever said being a parent would be easy, but many didn’t know it would be this difficult. Find out how we, as a society, can put our children first.