Self-advocates strive to empower and educate

Relationships develop that provide support and friendship By Lisa Bailey Long involved in the community living movement, self-advocates Dave and Lorie strive to help people who have disabilities realize their full potential. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Director seeks to make impact by training lab puppy

Three month old Bella featured in Modern Dog Magazine, Global TV By Camille Jensen PosAbilities director of administration Gina Rowan takes her five-month-old yellow lab Bella with her everywhere, to the movies, dentist appointments — even out for dinner. [click the title to read the full story ...]

PosAbilities striving to empower caregivers

Triple P-Positive Parenting Program coming to Lower Mainland By Natalie Hamilton PosAbilities is investing in a training program with the ultimate goal of empowering parents and caregivers so they can effectively resolve behaviour challenges that surface while raising children. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Laughter, trust and open communication: best recipe for strong relationships

Long-time staff member Rob Burns says its people that keep him at posAbilities Camille Jensen Rob Burns says “a good old belly laugh” is a great way to connect with others, an approach he thrives on when working as a posAbilities supervisor. [click the title to read the full story ...]

Young man’s confidence enhanced with community connection

Favourite pastime acts as springboard for interaction Lisa Bailey Working side by side with others in community in an area of personal interest and having his contributions recognized and valued has had a positive effect on Jason. [click the title to read the full story ...]