Text Size

From December 1-3, we're celebrating the UN International Day of Persons with Disabilities. Film festivals will be held in 5 locations across BC. Stay tuned for details!

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.

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

Self Advocacy Advisory Committee

The self advocacy advisory committee provides guidance and recommendations to the Inclusion BC Board of Directors on community development activities, advocacy strategies, and other issues related to the lived experience of people with developmental disabilities.

The committee is chaired by a self-advocate member of the Inclusion BC Board of Directors. Members are appointed or re-appointed by the Chair annually.

The committee consists of seven people in four regions of the province:  North, Interior, Vancouver Island, Lower Mainland.

If you want to learn more about the committee, please contact Karla Verschoor at kverschoor@inclusionbc.org .