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ArtRise: Engaging Community and Creating Connections

Our art initiatives have a new home online at ArtRise.ca! It's a multi-media showcase of our creative projects and the people behind them. It was designed by Aaniya Asrani,...

COVID-19 Service Update for All Individuals and Families Served

We are still operating within the public health guidelines of Step 3 of BC’s Restart Plan and would like to share some news with you.

“Never Give Up”: commitment to inclusivity helps new hire find dream job

September is Disability Employment Month here in BC! It’s a time to recognize inclusive employers and the important contribution people with disabilities make in the workplace. This month, we...

14 Accessible Hikes in BC

As BC reopens, we encourage you to enjoy the great outdoors! There are many accessible hiking trails across the province to explore.

COVID-19 Service Update for All Individuals and Families Served 

As of July 1, the Province moved to Step 3 of its four-step restart plan, with nearly 80 percent of adults and children over 12 years old having received their...

Special Olympics Athlete Reporter Miranda Orth Reflects on Provincial Challenge Games

Special Olympics athlete and reporter Miranda Orth shares her experience from the recent Provincial Challenge Games in May and June and how SOBC has gotten creative during the pandemic.

Canada Day 2021 – Activities for Learning and Reflecting

This year, Canada Day looks a bit different, and we acknowledge that folks will be marking the day in a variety of ways.  If you’re looking for a mix...

Disabled bloggers, podcasters, and influencers to follow

Contributed by Alyssa Chan, Communications and Event Planning Intern Are you hoping to learn more about the disability experience from individuals with lived experience, but don’t know where to...

Changing the Conversation About Disability and Sexuality

People with disabilities are often left out of conversations about sex and sexuality, but educators and advocates are working to change that.

A Decade in the Workforce – Andy’s Employment Journey

We’d like to congratulate Andy Heuft on his 10-year employment milestone with McDonald’s! Andy shares about what his employment journey has been like so far and reveals what he...

COVID-19 Stakeholders Update – BC’s Restart Plan

A time for optimism, hope and coming back together, safely. On May 25, 2021 the Province of BC launched a four-step restart plan, setting out how COVID-19 public health...

Indigenous History Month and Calls to Action

June marks National Indigenous History Month, with National Indigenous Peoples Day on June 21st. This year, it comes at a time when we are reckoning with the dark parts...

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