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Our new report shows the continued systemic use of restraint and seclusion in BC schools. Read more.

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What's New in Supports to Children and Families

January 21, 2016
Services to Adults with Developmental Disabilities, or STADD, is a provincial government program that can help youth and their families plan for these decisions and have a smoother transition to adulthood....
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November 5, 2015
The Government of B.C. announced today an increase in the amount of assets that people receiving disability assistance may hold without losing eligibility for assistance....
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October 28, 2015
Inclusion BC submitted the Consultation and Recommendations for the 2016 BC Budget to the Select Standing Committee on Finance and Government Services to make the case to raise disability assistance rates in next year's provincial budget. ...
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October 27, 2015
Inclusion BC held a news conference today in Victoria announcing a plan for regional advocate positions across the province....
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August 26, 2015
As we celebrate our 60th anniversary year and Community Inclusion Month in October, all Inclusion BC members are invited to attend our Federation Summit on October 3 in Burnaby. ...
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August 13, 2015
Inclusion BC calls for an independent inquiry into the issues related to the threat of the removal of life sustaining support for baby Mary Jane Pierce and the role and involvement of the Ministry of Children and Family Development....
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July 17, 2015
Inclusion BC has updated its popular Transition Planning Guide for Students and Families. The guide was created as an accompaniment to Inclusion BC's transition planning workshop but is also useful on its own to help prepare a student for life after high school. ...
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June 29, 2015
Inclusion BC wants to hear from families about your experiences accessing funding or services for your sons and daughters with developmental disabilities....
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June 3, 2015
The Inclusion BC Federation passed several resolutions at its Annual General Meeting in Vancouver on May 29, 2015. Resolutions addressed family support, post-secondary education, person-centred support and support for persons living with a dual diagnosis....
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April 17, 2015
Inclusion BC is pleased that a coroner's inquest into the 2014 murder-suicide of Prince Rupert residents Angie Robinson and her son Robert, who had autism, has been announced....
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