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

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.

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October 26, 2016
Inclusion BC applauds the outgoing Representative for Children and Youth, Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, for her remarkable legacy of highlighting issues of child, youth and family vulnerability in our Province, and asks: How will we collectively honour and advance this important work? ...
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October 6, 2016
The UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities states students shall receive the support required, within the general education system, to facilitate their effective education....
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September 19, 2016
On September 15, Finance Minister Michael de Jong presented BC's Fiscal Update, signaling that the government is looking at PWD rates in the next provincial budget. ...
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July 6, 2016
Friends: Below, please see a press release issued June 27, 2016 by Inclusion BC and a group of stakeholders. ...
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May 18, 2016
In an incredible show of solidarity and commitment to addressing poverty for some of BC's most vulnerable citizens, Inclusion BC, and a growing number of anti-poverty, human rights, faith groups, immigrant and refugee organizations and disability organizations have banded together...
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May 18, 2016
We are writing in response to your government’s budget, tabled on February 16, 2016, which announced a modest increase of $77 to persons with disabilities benefits while also drastically changing important programs that improve access to transportation for many people with disabilities....
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May 11, 2016
To highlight National Inclusion Education Month and to bring attention to the many positive examples of classrooms and schools across the country, the Canadian Association of Community Living (CACL) created a national certificate of recognition...
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March 22, 2016
Faith Bodnar - Executive Director, Inclusion BC -Opinion Editorial - Vancouver Sun March 22, 2016...
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March 10, 2016
Representatives from Inclusion BC and TAPS held a news conference yesterday on the steps of the BC Legislature before delivering the petition to Raise the Rates, Leave our Bus Pass Alone with over 15,000 signatures (online and hand-written) to the Hon. Minister Michelle Stilwell's office. ...
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