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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!

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Getting By on Social Assistance: Navigating the ‘welfare’ system

Summary: 
This article, written by Robin Loxton from the BC Coalition of People with Disabilities, goes over some important resources for people living on PWD benefits, including such as crisis and health benefits, advocacy tips and earnings exemptions.

Read the article here, on the "Here to Help" website:

http://heretohelp.bc.ca/publications/income/alt/9