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What's New in Employment

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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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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Employment
April 26, 2010
Registration is now open for "Beyond Retention: Helping the New Employee Shine on the Job." BCACL's Employment Initiative is proud to host Denise Bissonnette for a full day session on June 17th, 2010 in Vancouver....
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Employment
April 20, 2010
Community Living BC (CLBC), the crown agency responsible for delivering support and services to adults with developmental disabilities and their families in British Columbia, released its employment policy effective April 1, 2010....
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March 11, 2010
Canada ratified the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities yesterday, marking a historic and profound moment in our country’s history. ...
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January 30, 2010
The Burnaby Association for Community Inclusion and familyWORKs have arranged for its members to be able to access the CBI Customized Employment Course online (family members only please)....
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Employment
January 4, 2010
n the spring of 2009, a unique opportunity for sharing, learning and networking occurred that allowed people from around the province to gather and share information, resources and ideas related to employment for people with disabilities....
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December 3, 2009
Today, on the International Day for Persons with Disabilities, the Canadian Association for Community Living released their stark 2009 report card on the Inclusion of Canadians with Intellectual Disabilities. ...
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