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A year long celebration including marches, parties, workshops, grants and film making. Join the conversation at disabilitypride.ca

Watch our 60th Anniversary video that honours and remembers the civil rights history of people with developmental disabilities in BC. Read more about our history here.

 

Missed the Festival? View a selection of the films on the NFB Playlist!

What's New in All

Employment
July 30, 2009
Members of the North Central Municipal Association voted in favour of submitting five resolutions to the Union of BC Munipalities (UBCM) regarding employment and accessibility for people with disabilities....
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July 24, 2009
President Obama announced on July 25 that the United States of America will sign the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (CRPD). ...
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July 9, 2009
Nidus Personal Planning and Resource Centre has responded to CBC news reports (July 9, 2009) of alleged abuse by British Columbia's Public Guardian and Trustee (PGT), writing that they are a strong reminder of the importance of planning and accessing community-based resources if challenges arise....
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June 8, 2009
Beginning in the Fall of 2009, the Vancouver Foundation's Endowment 150 will provide a one-time contribution of $150 towards your Federal RDSP account....
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June 8, 2009
The Vancouver Sun - June 18 edition - has printed a BCACL letter in response to their article titled "Women must now wait to 40 for publicly paid amnio test." ...
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Income Security
May 25, 2009
BCACL has created an Income Security background document to better assist our members, supporters and political candidates in making sure that income security for people with developmental disabilities is a priority in the 2009 BC election....
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February 24, 2009
The Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC) is the third national bank to announce that it will be offering RDSPs to Canadians across the country. ...
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February 18, 2009
To highlight National Inclusive Education Week (February 15 - 22), and to bring attention to the many positive examples of inclusive classrooms and schools across the country,......
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