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

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.

BCACL Urges Federal Government to Ratify the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD)

Summary: 
BCACL strongly urges the Federal Government to help promote and protect the principles of dignity and justice for all persons around the world, by supporting the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD), before October 3, 2008.

BCACL has written to the Hon. David Emerson, Minister of Foreign Affairs, urging him to make ratification a reality. Click here to read the letter.