Government of New Brunswick - Social Development - Latest News Government of New Brunswick - Social Development - Latest News en Additional shelter space to be provided in Fredericton The provincial government will work with the John Howard Society of Fredericton and the Downtown Community Health Centre to offer additional shelter space for individuals in the capital region who are experiencing homelessness. Fri, 15 Nov 2019 10:53:00 -0400 Premier’s statement on court’s decision The following statement was issued today by Premier Blaine Higgs with respect to a decision by the New Brunswick Court of Appeal. Tue, 29 Oct 2019 17:12:00 -0400 Roundtable discussion on mental health The provincial government is organizing a roundtable discussion on mental health in Fredericton on Oct. 23 to identify immediate steps that can be taken to improve services provincewide. Mon, 21 Oct 2019 14:35:00 -0400 CUPE nursing home workers will have opportunity to vote on final offer Nursing home workers will soon have the opportunity to vote on a final contract offer which will include increased wages over what had previously been offered. Fri, 27 Sep 2019 12:19:00 -0400 Trustee appointed for Campbellton nursing home The provincial government has appointed a trustee to oversee operations of the Campbellton Nursing Home in order to help seniors waiting for a placement in the region get access to a bed at this facility. Thu, 01 Aug 2019 16:29:00 -0400 Fri, 15 Nov 2019 10:53:00 -0400