Pertinent forum grows from self-advocatesā€™ questions

Committee identifies need for information on employment policy By Lisa Bailey A collaborative forum and an information pamphlet on a pertinent employment policy for people with developmental disabilities were sparked from questions asked by self advocates. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Social enterprise generates interest and excitement

Crew members build on skills and contribute to economy and community By Lisa Bailey PosAbilities' newly launched social enterprise is generating interest in its services and excitement about present and future prospects amongst employees. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Service celebrates first hire

Skills and interest are pieces of puzzle to gainful employment By Lisa Bailey PosAbilities Employment Serviceā€™s team is celebrating the first hiring of a person they support. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Love for her son inspires motherā€™s dogged determination

Decades of advocacy fosters greater understanding and inclusion By Lisa Bailey If actions speak louder than words, then Nina Pickburnā€™s love for her son is deafening. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Shared disposition cements relationship

Program director says peer is ā€˜like a beaconā€™ for inclusion By Lisa Bailey A shared disposition to ā€œsee the beauty in every opportunity and in every personā€ forms part of the basis for a relationship important to Gord Tulloch. [click the title to read the full story ...]