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Employment
November 3, 2010
This past year self advocates across B.C. led ground-breaking projects in their home communities. ...
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November 1, 2010
The Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services issued its report on the Budget 2011 Consultations. The Committee recommended that Government invest in programs and services for children and youth with special needs and adults with developmental disabilities....
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Employment
October 28, 2010
The Ministry of Social Development's Employment and Labour Market Services Division is proposing dramatic changes to their employment services in a Business Transformation project that will mean one-stop employment service centres for all British Columbians. ...
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October 27, 2010
BCACL has submitted a written report to the Select Standing Committee on Finance as part of the provincial pre-budget consultation process. ...
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October 27, 2010
"Coming Together to Create Change" is a national family leadership newsletter produced by the Canadian Association for Community Living (www.cacl.ca)....
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October 13, 2010
BCACL is excited to join Family Focus Society and the Canadian Association for Community Living to host a national family conference, "Families, a Journey of Generations Moving Mountains" in Whistler, B.C. on October 22 -24, 2010. ...
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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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