Leading by example at North Shore ConneXions Society

'Passionate’ self-advocate Ludo van Pelt shares his wealth of experience By Kristian Partington There are a few things Ludo van Pelt brings with him every day to his job at North Shore ConneXions Society: a constant smile; a love of storytelling; and a burning passion to inspire others to discover what they want and learn, and how to advocate for it. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Relationships lead to many discoveries

Life skills team leader says flexibility and creativity key to work By Lisa Bailey Amy Glass has supported many people to build skills for independence and connect with the community in the 13 years she’s been with posAbilities. [click the title to read the full story ...]

The power of storytelling’ inspires workshop participants

Self-advocacy and storytelling workshops exceed high expectations in Vancouver By Kristian Partington The power of sharing personal experience through the art of storytelling was transferred from motivational speaker and storyteller David Roche to the participants of three storytelling workshops held on March 30 in Vancouver’s Heritage Hall. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Self-reliance, person-centred support amongst trends reflected in social enterprise

Strengths and interests spark future ideas By Lisa Bailey With posAbilities just launching its very first social enterprise April 1, business developer Mary McGivern is thinking of ideas for the future. [click the title to read the full story ...]

PosAbilities’ first social enterprise anchored on strengths

Don’t Sweat It’s goals include growth and inclusion By Lisa Bailey PosAbilities is going into business with a social purpose. [click the title to read the full story ...]