Meet Our New Summer Students!

Connor Desharnais, Monica Alves, Nelson Hang, Krista Greig There’s some new kids on the block! This week we were happy to welcome aboard Connor, Monica, Nelson, and Krista – a new batch of summer students from SFU. As aspiring communication professionals, these four fresh faces are ready to take on the role of Special Projects Workers and make their mark here at posAbilites!   My name is Connor and I just finished my second year of studying Communication at Simon...

Still Rockin’– The posAbilities House Band

Contributed by Gabriela Torres  Every Friday Morning from 10:30am-12:30pm the sound proof room allocated to posAbilities at Suna Studios blares with the sound of music and buzzes with positive energy. Back in May, we introduced you to the posAbilities House Band, a group of extremely creative and talented individuals who dance, sing and march to the beat of their own drum. Recently, we reconnected with team members, Dave and Seth who help facilitate the jam sessions at Suna Studios. Because...

Rethink. Reuse.

Water: spirit lifting, thirst quenching, life sustaining – water. As the mercury rises on these hot summer weekends, many of us head off to our favourite beaches in search of reprieve, dipping our toes in the sea. We may even think about campfire bans and the reports warning us of summer drought, or how the folks up in Fort MacMurray are doing now that they are resettling into their homes. Then we might ask ourselves, what more can we do to...

The Oscars of posAbilities – Believe Engage and Inspire Awards

Contributed by Gabriela Torres  The Believe, Engage and Inspire awards are like the Oscars of posAbilities. They are a formal recognition program that reward team members who go above and beyond in their jobs to make a positive difference. The winners of the 2016 awards have contributed behaviours and actions that assist in realizing our strategic objectives. Their dedication, continuous hard work and positivity have helped make posAbilities the organization it is today. We would like to take this opportunity...

Spotlight Jake – 2016 Canucks Autism Network Family Festival

Spotlight Jake is at it again at the 5th annual Canucks Autism Network Family Festival at Jack Poole Plaza! The CAN Family Festival brings folks with and without autism together in the community to enjoy live performances, food, favourite sports celebrities, a fundraising walk and much more. A few Canucks legends including, Trevor Linden, Kirk McLean, Dan Hamhuis and others, also came down to support the cause! A big thank you to CAN for having us attend and to our...