B.C. children's representative urges immediate help for children with special needs

Jennifer Charlesworth is seen in Victoria on Monday, Dec.10, 2018. British Columbia's independent children's representative says too many youngsters with special needs are being shortchanged by government support and assistance programs. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Dirk Meissner Jennifer Charlesworth is seen in Victoria on Monday, Dec.10, 2018. British Columbia's independent children's representative says too many youngsters with special needs are being shortchanged by government support and assistance programs. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Dirk Meissner

CTVNews.ca Top Stories

'Don't be numb to this': Battling despair over gun deaths

When President Joe Biden signed a bill last year to fight gun violence -- the first such measure to pass Congress in a generation -- a substantial majority supported it. But 78 per cent said they believed it would do little or nothing at all, a survey by the Pew Research Center found.