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Employment
February 24, 2011
BCACL and a coalition of other provincial umbrella social service groups have developed a document describing the potential impacts of implementing the New Employment Program of BC on the represented populations....
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February 14, 2011
Equitas is an international human rights organization that has developed a human rights curriculum for youth in Canada. They have received some funding to adapt the curriculum for British Columbia and are hosting a focus group in Vancouver......
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February 11, 2011
BCACL President Annette Delaplace wrote to the Hon. Mary Polak, Minister of Children and Family Development regarding delays in payments from the Autism Funding Unit....
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January 24, 2011
BCACL has written a letter to Hon. Kevin Krueger, Minister of Social Development, requesting an urgent meeting to discuss employment programs for people with developmental disabilities and Community Living BC's service redesign process. ...
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January 24, 2011
BCACL has written a letter to Hon. Mary Polak, Minister of Children and Families, regarding the delays therapists have been experiencing in receiving payments from the Autism Funding Unit within the Ministry. ...
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January 15, 2011
We are happy to announce that three winners have been selected for the 2011 National Inclusive Education Awards....
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January 14, 2011
Thank you to all of the 457 family members and individuals who filled out our "Count me in" survey. ...
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Employment
January 14, 2011
BCACL has created a Fact Sheet to help give clarity to the new Employment Program in B.C. ...
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Employment
January 13, 2011
The Canadian Association for Supported Employment 2011 Conference is being held in Halifax from June 7-9, 2011. Registration is now open....
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Employment
January 10, 2011
This online course is a 2-week, 18 hour training program focusing on on developing career goals through innovative vocational assessment, career development skills, and vocational profiling."...
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