A Message from the Social Development Department

April 15, 2020 – Please be advised that the Social Development Department is still here for you providing services regardless of the Office closure.

Please note for the Income Assistance Program, Intake Workers are assigned as follows:

  • Sabrina Tom takes care of the following clients:
    • Woyenne – clients with last name A to J
    • Tachet – All Tachet clients
  • Corinna Tom takes care of the following clients:
    • Woyenne – clients with last name K to Z
    • Babine – All Fort Babine clients

Please contact your Intake Worker as needed or if you have any questions. You may contact the Main Administration Reception phone 250-692-4700 during work hours and leave your name and contact number, the main reception will e-mail your Intake Worker and have them contact you.

There is also a new Social Development Drop Box that is placed outside the main entrance of the LBN Administration building during work hours, Monday to Friday 8:30am to 4:30pm. This Drop Box is locked and can be used to drop off your Monthly Declaration and any other documents that you need to get handed in to the Social Development Department. You may also use this Drop Box for notes if you need the Intake Worker to contact you, please make sure your Name and Contact Number are on the note.

Income Assistance cheques will be deposited on IA Day. Monthly Declarations along with the Notice of when declarations are due will be hand delivered or mailed to Clients. Please ensure your Monthly Declaration is handed in on time to ensure there are no delays in your monthly assistance.

The Social Development Department will be requesting clients to sign their Monthly Budget and Decision Forms at a later date or when it is safe to do so.

Thank you, take care and stay healthy.


Karen McLeod
Social Development Department