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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.

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October 1, 2010
Join us in celebrating Canada's ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities as the theme for Community Living Month. ...
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September 16, 2010
BCACL Board members and parents Annette Delaplace, Leila Rahemtulla and Tim Stainton presented to the Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services yesterday afternoon as part of the provincial government's pre-budget consultations....
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September 16, 2010
See what's happening in your community by visiting BCACL's new and improved community calendar. ...
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Employment
September 14, 2010
The deadline for the Call for presenters for the 16th Annual Canadian Association for Supported Employment (CASE) Conference is September 30, 2010. The conference is taking place from June 7-9, 2011 at the Westin Nova Scotian Hotel in Halifax, Nova Scotia....
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September 13, 2010
The provincial government is asking for public input as it forms its 2011 budget. Members of the public can now register to present to the Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services. Meetings are held across the province....
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September 2, 2010
The deadline to register and receive the special discounted early bird rate for the 2010 National Family Conference, "Families, a Journey of Generations Moving Mountains" in Whistler is Friday September 10, 2010. Register now and save!...
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August 31, 2010
The the 'Let's Play' project, the Rick Hansen Foundation is looking for kids 8 and under with a physical disability who can independently push a wheelchair to apply for access to a sport wheelchair. ...
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August 11, 2010
Show your support for the BC Self Advocacy Foundation by participating in the Walk-N-Roll or pledging a friend. ...
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