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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.

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June 28, 2010
Retiring UBC registrar Brian Silzer accepted a national inclusive education award today at the National Conference of the Association of Registrars of the Universities and Colleges of Canada....
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June 28, 2010
In light of the recently ratified UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, delegates at the BCACL Annual General Meeting passed a resolution to ensure that all students are guaranteed access to an inclusive education....
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Employment
June 28, 2010
Two of six resolutions passed at BCACL's annual general meeting on June 18 & 19 were related to employment. ...
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June 22, 2010
A new Board of Directors was sworn-in at the 2010 BCACL Annual General Meeting on June 19, 2010. ...
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June 18, 2010
The BC Association for Community Living is committed to improving the accessibility and usability of our website information for everyone. We are happy to launch ReadSpeaker, a program that turns text into speech, allowing users to listen to content on the website. ...
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Employment
June 8, 2010
The Canadian Association for Supported Employment (CASE) is seeking workshops for its 2011 Conference - Shifting the Balance - to be held in Halifax, NS June 7-9, 2011. ...
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Employment
June 4, 2010
The National Action Committee on Disability Supports, Income and Employment has identified the need to develop and promote nationally the concept of an ‘ideal framework’ for enhancing employment outcomes for people who have an intellectual disability....
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May 27, 2010
People with developmental disabilities across BC have been granted funding to lead groundbreaking community development projects in their communities....
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May 19, 2010
BCACL Executive Director Faith Bodnar (photo right) and Board Member Kathleen O'Hanley (photo left) presented one of two 2010 National Inclusive Education awards to educator Beth Sparks yesterday. ...
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May 11, 2010
Information meetings for past residents of Woodlands are being held throughout the Lower Mainland of BC....
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