Experience Shared Living

  Smiles. Laughter. Knowledge. Love. These are the words that come to mind when we think of Shared Living. What is Shared Living? Shared Living is a residential option in which an adult with a developmental disability shares a home with someone who is contracted to provide ongoing support. In this arrangement, they live with a family, couple, or roommate in the community. This arrangement can offer richer opportunities for developing natural relationships and social circles. It also increases the...

Congratulations to the Believe, Engage, and Inspire Award Winners!

Contributed by Vania Huang Every year, posAbilities presents the Believe, Engage and Inspire Awards to individuals who have gone above and beyond in their jobs to make a positive difference. This formal recognition program aims at rewarding employees for behaviours and actions that contribute to realizing our strategic objectives and organizational values. We would like to take this opportunity to recognize and thank our winners, Monique Nelson, Angie Webster, Irena Flego, and the Broadway Team for their hard work! Monique...

Project EveryBODY Celebrates Diversity With PEBtalks!

Contributed by Vania Huang On December 3rd, 2016, Project EveryBODY invites you to attend PEBcelebrates in celebration of the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities! The event will be held at Roundhouse Community Arts and Recreation Centre in Vancouver from 11am to 4pm. Everyone is invited to this free event! There will be ASL interpretation, and the venue is fully wheelchair accessible. The exciting itinerary includes film, an art show featuring our very own Alternative Creations Studio, music,...

That’s a Wrap!

Contributed by Vania Huang Our 12th Annual INCLUSION Art Show has come to an end, and we’d like to thank everyone for your participation and support. This two-day event was held on October 26th and 27th at Heritage Hall, and provided local artists with a wonderful opportunity to not only show case their artwork, but also demonstrate the ability of art to transcend and break down barriers and perceptions of disability. This year, we featured over 900 pieces of artwork crafted...

Wednesday’s the Big Day!

Contributed by Vania Huang The opening night of our 12th Annual INCLUSION Art Show & Sale begins tomorrow! We have an exciting itinerary lined up, and we’re going to share a few secrets with you, as well as answer some questions you may have! Artists in Action This year, we will be having a number of live art demonstrations, each one with its own distinctive style that is just as unique as the next. Please follow this link to view...