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What's New in Employment

Employment
January 4, 2012
The Employment Specialist Series is designed for practitioners working with people who experience multiple barriers to obtaining employment, especially developmental disability, physical disability and/or mental health issues. ...
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December 12, 2011
The 2012 BCACL Conference Planning Committee is seeking submissions of artwork from artists who are self advocates. The theme of this year's conference is "Moving Forward: Steadfast and Strong”....
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December 1, 2011
BCACL will host its 2012 conference, "Moving Forward: Steadfast and Strong" in Penticton, British Columbia on May 30-June 2, 2012. We are now accepting workshop proposals. The deadline for proposals is January 20, 2012....
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Employment
November 23, 2011
The Canadian Association for Supported Employment 2012 conference will be held in Winnipeg, Manitoba from June 5-7. The call for speakers has now been posted on the CASE website. ...
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November 18, 2011
The Standing Committee on Finance released its budget 2012 consultation report. It recommends a financial investment into CLBC and the quick completion of a review. Recommendations also related to the new employment model and improvements to the transition process for youth leaving high school....
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November 15, 2011
As the media continues to cover the issues facing people with developmental disabilities and their families, many people are confusing BCACL with the provincial funding body, Community Living BC (CLBC). ...
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Employment
October 3, 2011
Attendees can expect to come away with renewed motivation, practical application and strategic partnerships to continue to move people with developmental disabilities to meaningful employment....
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Employment
September 28, 2011
The Canadian Association for Supported Employment (CASE) will be holding its 2012 conference in Winnipeg, Manitoba from June 5-7. The call for speakers has been posted. ...
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Employment
August 8, 2011
Supported Employment Marketing is a five day training that teaches participants the essentials of marketing....
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Employment
July 13, 2011
The Employment Specialist Series is designed for practitioners working with people who experience multiple barriers to obtaining employment, especially developmental disability, physical disability and/or mental health issues. ...
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