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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.

What's New in Employment

Employment
January 10, 2011
This online course is a 2-week, 18 hour training program focusing on on developing career goals through innovative vocational assessment, career development skills, and vocational profiling."...
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December 7, 2010
The Disability Advisory Committee of the Community Legal Assistance Society (of which BCACL is a member) hosted a community forum titled "Honouring the Convention: A Call to Action in B.C." on December 10, 2010, the International Day of Human Rights....
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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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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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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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