Volunteer recognized for her service at retirement home

Singing at a local retirement home is the highlight of the week By Ryan Rogers One of the things Charlene looks forward to the most each week is meeting with her friends at the Royal City Manor retirement home in New Westminster B.C. to volunteer at their sing-a-longs. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Man’s joy of singing leads to life-enriching opportunity

Jo Dickey Foundation approves grant for music therapy sessions By Lisa Bailey A chorus of support rings out for Jason as he prepares to start music lessons in May. [click the title to read the full story ...]

An Australian connection is made at posAbilities during Autism Awareness Month in B.C.

Empowering new approach to affecting behaviour change makes a difference at Laurel Services By Ryan Rogers Service co-ordinator Sareth Ly from the Laurel Behaviour Support Services at posAbilities has just returned to her field of experience, supporting individuals with autism, which coincides with April being Autism Awareness Month in B.C. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Leading by example at North Shore ConneXions Society

'Passionate’ self-advocate Ludo van Pelt shares his wealth of experience By Kristian Partington There are a few things Ludo van Pelt brings with him every day to his job at North Shore ConneXions Society: a constant smile; a love of storytelling; and a burning passion to inspire others to discover what they want and learn, and how to advocate for it. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Relationships lead to many discoveries

Life skills team leader says flexibility and creativity key to work By Lisa Bailey Amy Glass has supported many people to build skills for independence and connect with the community in the 13 years she’s been with posAbilities. [click the title to read the full story ...]