Diversity

People of posAbilities: Meet Rey Cerio

Meet Rey, a proud ambassador for the People of posAbilities Campaign. Rey is a Casual Employee who makes the most of his days by maintaining a positive attitude and...

A Trip Down Memory Lane: The INCLUSION Art Show & Sale Then and Now

Contributed by Gabriela Torres, Communications and Events Assistant Every year, during community inclusion month, talented artists get together and gear up for the biggest disability art show in the...

Celebrating Caregivers – Alisa’s Story

This week we shine the spotlight on one of our amazing Shared Living caregivers, Alisa, who shares her life with two women, each of whom has very different cultural...

A posAbilities Top 5: Assistive Technologies in 2018

Let's talk assistive tech! According to Statistics Canada’s 2017 Canadian Survey on Disability, over 80% of people with disabilities reported using assistive technology or specialized equipment to help them...

A ‘King Arthur’s Night’ to Remember

A legendary tale of drama, betrayal, love and war, brought to life by a radically diverse cast. Find out what attendees had to say about this unforgettable production and...

2017 International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Contributed by Monica Alves, Communications & Event Planning Intern  As we welcome the month of December, we turn our attention to promoting an understanding of disability issues, increasing awareness...

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...

Taking a Look at the Buddy Club

Contributed by Connor Desharnais, Special Projects Worker What does it mean to be a buddy? The Buddy Club, through posAbilities’ Supported Living Network, is a way for people with...

Diving into Diversity: A Journey to Cultural Respect & Inclusion

Contributed by Monica Alves, Special Projects Worker, and Monique Nelson, Director of Community Engagement It’s a word that can be defined in many different ways. At posAbilities, diversity is a...

Endless posAbilities at the Disability Pride Parade

Contributed by Monica Alves, Special Projects Worker   Thursday, June 15th, marked the day of BC’s first ever Disability Pride Parade in Richmond. As a day dedicated to recognizing...

Laurel Celebrates World Autism Awareness Month

Contributed by Vania Huang As you may have heard, April is World Autism Awareness Month! In light of this month-long celebration, we thought it would be appropriate to let...

Comic Crushes Stereotypes About Autism Spectrum

Contributed by Vania Huang April is World Autism Awareness Month! In the following weeks, we’ll be sharing stories about the autism experience and hopefully break down some barriers to understanding the...

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