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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 Press Room

October 2, 2014
Opinion: Special needs kids in B.C. aren’t always getting the chances to succeed by Faith Bodnar and Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, Special to the Vancouver Sun...
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October 1, 2014
This October, people from across the province are coming together in their communities to promote inclusion and celebrate diversity......
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September 22, 2014
The Alberta Association for Community Living (AACL) has issued a Press release on the decision to keep the Michener Centre open....
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September 12, 2014
CBC Radio Vancouver recently aired a week-long series on the status of inclusive education in BC. Inclusion BC Executive Director Faith Bodnar spoke to CBC in the class composition segment. ...
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August 26, 2014
The Ministry of Children and Family Development will be providing additional Supported Child Development funding to cover in-school hours for families with special needs children currently accessing services....
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August 21, 2014
The BC government’s announcement of a $40/day “learning and supervision” fund for each day that a child under the age of 13 misses school due to the labour dispute offers little help for families. ...
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June 27, 2014
Community Living BC (CLBC), the Crown agency that funds services to people with developmental disabilities in BC, announced on Wednesday the appointment of Seonag Macrae as its new CEO....
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May 26, 2014
The ongoing labour dispute between the BC Teacher’s Federation and the Provincial Government, including rotating strikes by teachers and the recent lock out announced by the government, creates turmoil for parents of children with special needs....
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April 24, 2014
The murder-suicide of Prince Rupert residents Angie Robinson and her son Robert, who had autism, is a tragedy beyond comprehension....
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March 27, 2014
Summary: Inclusion BC is deeply concerned about the private member’s bill being introduced in Parliament by Steven Fletcher, a Conservative MP from Manitoba, which seeks to legalize assisted suicide in Canada. ...
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