He is said to be the "grandson of heaven" and "son of a bear", and to have founded the kingdom in 2333 BC.
The earliest recorded version of the Dangun legend appears in the 13th-century Samguk Yusa, which cites China's Book of Wei and Korea's lost historical record Gogi (고기, A tiger and a bear prayed to Hwanung that they might become human.
GVCSS has operated a Home Support program under a series of service contracts with the Vancouver Coastal Health Authority, and its predecessor agencies dating back to 1978.
We also deliver Home Support services to clients referred to us by the Department of Veterans Affairs, Work Safe BC, ICBC, Ministry of Child and Family Development, and Community Living British Columbia.
GVCSS has established specialized teams to meet the home support needs of clients and families, including teams for Mental Health, Palliative Care and Chinese (Mandarin or Cantonese) speaking clients.