So Colin, what’s it all abOUT?

Contributed by Colin Darge & edited by Francis Heng   Colin Darge is a gay man with diverse abilities. He is the co-founder of abOUT, a social and support group for LGBTQ+ people labeled with Intellectual Disabilities. Colin lives in Vancouver and spends a lot of his time on the computer connecting with other people with Williams Syndrome. abOUT can be reached through Facebook at www.facebook.com/groups/aboutvancouver. On July 19, the group that I co-founded called abOUT hosted our very first...

Another Show, Another Success!

Contributed by Monica Alves, Communications & Event Planning Intern October – a time first endorsed as “Community Living Month” by the Inclusion BC Board of Directors back in 1998. Now, nearly 20 years later, this project has grown into a month that we here at posAbilities continue to look forward to every year. It is during this time that communities BC wide are encouraged to celebrate and bring awareness to the strengths, abilities and assets of people living with diverse...

What’s Included in the INCLUSION Art Show?

Contributed by Monica Alves, Communications & Event Planning Intern Wondering what will be included in our 13th run of the Inclusion Art Show? Well wonder no more, because we’re giving you the 411 on what you can expect this year! Located in Vancouver’s famous Heritage Hall, this one of a kind exhibition is the biggest disability art show in all of BC, and will feature…   150+ artists with diverse abilities including developmental and intellectual disabilities, and physical challenges such...

A Blast from a Past Inclusion Art Show

Contributed by Monica Alves, Communications & Event Planning Intern With the Inclusion Art Show & Sale quickly approaching, now is the perfect time to take a trip down memory lane with our friend and Youtuber Josh Rimer!  Let’s rewind to the year 2012… When posAbilities’ 8th Annual Art Show was underway. Watch as Josh goes undercover and explores this magical exhibition full of diverse art and people, to find out what it really means to be a true artiste. Happy Way Back...

In the Spotlight: Artists with Diverse Abilities

Contributed by Monica Alves, Communications & Event Planning Intern It’s just around the corner… This October 3rd and 4th, posAbilities’ 13th annual INCLUSION Art Show and Sale will feature unique creations from over 150 artists with diverse abilities, and live art demonstrations! These talented individuals use art as an outlet to express themselves creatively. We will be displaying art from artists working independently or in studios supported by Community Living organizations all around Metro Vancouver, including: Alternative Creations Studio, artists...