Money may be the motivator, but sense of pride is the true gift

Employment specialist helps people gain more than a job By Deb Bartlett Part of the job Seema Tripathi does with individuals she supports is to help them understand the less obvious benefits of paid employment. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Jen BG achieves goal of working at Starbucks

Employment service helps her diversify at work By Deb Bartlett Jennifer Barrette Green has secured a second part-time job that’s helping her pay bills for camp and Special Olympics, clothes and haircuts. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Pertinent forum grows from self-advocates’ questions

Committee identifies need for information on employment policy By Lisa Bailey A collaborative forum and an information pamphlet on a pertinent employment policy for people with developmental disabilities were sparked from questions asked by self advocates. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Eco-Ranger enjoys helping others

Community connections forged By Lisa Bailey Edward’s long-time participation in posAbilities’ Eco-Rangers has revealed to him keys to productive relationships and his own strengths. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Man trains peer to take on courier role, passes on pride, knowledge, confidence

‘I think there is tremendous opportunity for all kinds of things to happen when people share time and space’ Michelle Strutzenberger For 13 years, Graeme has been couriering the mail from the posAbilities head office to various sites. [click the title to read the full story ...]