Sharing Homes and Lives: How One Agency Redefines Caregiving

When the Pollock family opened their home to Marc, they got more than just a roommate – they got a brother, a son, and a new extension of their family they may not have expected. Read about their story and the Shared Living program offered by posAbilities.

Where John Found Home

“This has never felt like a job or contract, it feels like we’re doing the right thing and helping somebody out." Discover what happened when Shared Living Provider, Maggie, opened up her loving home to John, a person with disabilities.

Back to the Drawing Board

How can we use art to provoke meaning in our lives and the lives of our persons served? The Meaning Project and Alternatives Creations Studio have been exploring ways to infuse meaning and purpose into our culture. Art Facilitator, Jessika, describes her creative approach at the studio and why art isn’t all just paint and paper.

This Holiday Season A New Energy Brightens Trillium House

It may already be January, but the holiday buzz has yet to die down here at posAbilities! When it comes to spreading holiday cheer, we believe it’s never too late. Have you ever heard of Christmas in July? It’s a real celebration in Australia and many other countries in the southern hemisphere! There’s even a film and song about it. Contributed by Gabriela Torres, Special Projects Worker, & Monica Alves, Communications & Event Planning Intern

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...