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Watch our 60th Anniversary video that honours and remembers the civil rights history of people with intellectual disabilities in BC. Read more about our history here.

Our new report shows the continued systemic use of restraint and seclusion in BC schools. Read more.

From December 1-3, we're celebrating the UN International Day of Persons with Disabilities. Film festivals will be held in 5 locations across BC. Stay tuned for details!

BC Budget Raises More Questions than Answers for People with Developmental Disabilities

Summary: 
BCACL is reassured that the provincial government has "reconfirmed” in their September 1, 2009 budget update that funding from the February 2009 budget for programs and services for

children and youth with special needs, adults with developmental disabilities and their families will be maintained.

However, many questions still loom around new housing, the impact of the HST, and inclusive education. Read the full press release here.