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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!

BCACL to Host Employment Seminar with Denise Bissonnette

Registration is now open for "Beyond Retention: Helping the New Employee Shine on the Job." BCACL's Employment Initiative is proud to host Denise Bissonnette for a full day session on June 17th, 2010 in Vancouver.

As you may know, Denise Bissonnette is a well known speaker/author/facilitator who has written many books on supported employment, including many on the topic of non-traditional job development. This session will look at strategies and tools to empower those charged with helping others to find work.

Visit the event page for more information.

When: June 17, 2010; 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Where: Vancouver Airport Marriott Hotel, 7571 Westminster Hwy, Richmond, BC