The power of storytelling’ inspires workshop participants

Self-advocacy and storytelling workshops exceed high expectations in Vancouver By Kristian Partington The power of sharing personal experience through the art of storytelling was transferred from motivational speaker and storyteller David Roche to the participants of three storytelling workshops held on March 30 in Vancouver’s Heritage Hall. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Self-reliance, person-centred support amongst trends reflected in social enterprise

Strengths and interests spark future ideas By Lisa Bailey With posAbilities just launching its very first social enterprise April 1, business developer Mary McGivern is thinking of ideas for the future. [click the title to read the full story ...]

PosAbilities’ first social enterprise anchored on strengths

Don’t Sweat It’s goals include growth and inclusion By Lisa Bailey PosAbilities is going into business with a social purpose. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Support in the future looks different to program director

Community connectors reflect shift to strengths-based approach By Lisa Bailey Looking to the future of the developmental services sector, posAbilities program director Gord Tulloch sees greater community integration and more specialized supports. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Young woman overcomes odds to build new life

23-year-old mother of two beats addiction to graduate from high school this spring By Camille Jensen VANCOUVER - Eight-month old Payton is gurgling in the background as his mother tells an inspiring story about perseverance and inner strength. [click the title to read the full story ...]