COVID-19 Support and Resources

This pandemic has drastically changed the way that our society functions socially and economically and our BC Government is here to support you, whether it be financially through grants and emergency funding, socially through assisting via video calls, or culturally linking you into our amazing, world-class institutions online – we are here for you.

BC Vaccine Card

The BC Vaccine Card is required to access non-essential services in BC. You must have both vaccination doses to register for a BC Vaccine Card. This requirement will last until January 31, 2022 and could be extended.

  • For more up-to-date information about the BC Vaccine Card, click here.
  • If you would like to obtain a BC Vaccine Card, click here. Have your Personal Health Number, date of birth and vaccination dates ready.

For domestic and international travel, a separate federal proof of vaccination will be required starting on October 30. Click here to learn more.

Support Resources

Below are several support resources that are available if the pandemic has impacted you in any way. Consider subscribing to our newsletter to be notified for more resources.

Support for Individuals
B.C. Government’s support for individuals and families
The Burnaby Public Library’s Community Resource Guide
B.C. Government’s support for income and disability assistance
B.C. Government’s support for people with disabilities
Virtual Support for Mental Health during COVID-19
Support for Businesses
Economic supports for businesses
B.C. Government’s guide on supports for businesses
B.C. Business COVID-19 Support Service
WorkBC’s resources during COVID-19
Canada Job Bank’s listings during COVID-19
Apply for income assistance
BC Public Service Jobs and Careers
WorkBC’s Job Postings
City of Burnaby’s Job Postings