Valerie Docherty

Type: Person
Name: Valerie Docherty
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 1 reports

Water levels cause road flooding

Heavy rain and rapid snow melt has caused unrelenting flooding that closed 15 roads across PEI. At mid-morning the province's 511 system was reporting problems in many parts of the province. Darren Chaisson is with the Department of Transportation.Related ... [Published CBC - 10 hours ago]
First reported Apr 16 2014 - Updated Apr 16 2014 - 1 reports

$2M social assistance surplus questioned by MLA

The government faced questions Tuesday over $2 million left over from its social assistance budget last year.Community Services Minister Valerie Docherty said everyone who was eligible received payments.Independent Progressive Conservative MLA Olive Crane ... [Published CBC - Apr 16 2014]
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 15 2014 - 2 reports

Social assistance budget cut because 'utilization was down'

Community Services Minister Valerie Docherty told the House Friday there was less demand than expected for social assistance in P.E.I., resulting in her ability to cut the social assistance budget.Social assistance grants were underspent by $2.3 million ... [Published CBC - Apr 15 2014]
First reported Apr 02 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

Variety show to be held in support of Relay for Life

By Angus McPhailangus@peicanada.comA variety show in support of the Canadian Cancer Society will be held at the Riverhouse Inn in Montague on Tuesday, April 8, at 7pm.The event, hosted by the Town of Montague, will feature entertainment by Island musicians ... [Published Eastern Graphic - Apr 02 2014]
First reported Mar 12 2014 - Updated Mar 12 2014 - 1 reports

Family frustrated by province’s lack of plan for challenged son

By Angus McPhailangus@peicanada.comA Georgetown family has been waiting for months for a plan from the provincial government regarding their 20-year-old son with Down syndrome.Deb and Ron Whittaker have been in contact with the provincial government for ... [Published Eastern Graphic - Mar 12 2014]

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"what we've done as a province is, obviously, done enough that islanders didn't have to come to us for social assistance. they didn't need our money in order to live" said Docherty

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