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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.

Facing Your Fears: Group Therapy for Managing Anxiety in Children with High-Functioning Autism

2011 Access and Inclusion Awards

Tuesday, June 7, 2011 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Mayor Gregor Robertson and Vancouver City Council are pleased to invite you to a ceremony to present the Access & Inclusion Awards 2011   Date: Tuesday, June 7 at 11 am to 12 noon Location: Vancouver City Hall, 453 West 12th Avenue, Vancouver in the Media Room, Main Floor

Access Awareness Day Community Talk

Wednesday, June 1, 2011 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Join Us at an Access Awareness Day Community Talk!! Learn more about Equipment and Assistive Devices funding for BC residents!!   Date: Wednesday, June 1st at 7:00pm – 8:00pm Location: Community Room - Bob Prittie Metrotown Library, 6100 Willingdon Avenue, Burnaby

Thinking Employment!

Monday, June 27, 2011 - 6:30pm - 9:00pm
Thinking Employment! An evening Lecture and Networking Event with Cary Griffin Hosted by Community Living BC.

Down by the Bay Parent Networking Group

Wednesday, May 25, 2011 - 7:00pm - 8:30pm
The Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society is Proud to Sponsor and Present: Down by the Bay PARENT NETWORKING GROUP   Date: Wednesday, May 25, 2011 at 7:00p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Semiahmoo House, 15306 -24th Ave, Surrey   Part One: Guest Speaker Catherine Merit, HBSW Topic: “Overview of Children and Youth with Special Needs”

Forum on Aging: Adults with Developmental Disabilities and their Families

Wednesday, June 8, 2011 - 1:00pm - 9:00pm
Port Coquitlam
Join the discussion and create better understanding of the needs of adults with developmental disabilities and their families as they age. We welcome your input!  

Communication: Who's Listening? BCACL presents Dave Hingsburger

Thursday, June 16, 2011 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Communication: Who’s Listening? Effective communication with people with disabilities begins with an evaluation of attitude, power and prejudice. This session will have the participants examine the role that power plays in their interactions with those with disabilities and will give each an opportunity to practice new ways of understanding, listening and relating to people with intellectual disabilities. Where: Sheraton Vancouver Airport Hotel, 7551 Westminster Highway, Richmond B.C. When: June 16, 2011, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

BC People First AGM and Workshop

Friday, May 27, 2011 - 9:00am - 3:30pm
BC People First AGM and Workshop Visit the website for more information. “Advocacy Our Way.” Successful and effective advocacy for groups. BC People First AGM and Workshop! Date: May 27, 2011 9:00 am to 3:30 pm Location: Creekside Community Center, 1 Athlete’s Way, Vancouver BC Panel presentation "Successful and Effective Advocacy" followed by AGM.

BC Poverty Reduction Coalition

Thursday, April 28, 2011 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm
Click here for flyer Join the BC Poverty Reduction Coalition and Canada without Poverty on Thursday, April 28th for an all-candidates forum on poverty   Your voice matters Location: SFU Surrey Campus, Rm. 5280 7-9pm Together we can end poverty Bring a question that matters to you

Be a Star! Shine Up for Down Syndrome

Saturday, May 7, 2011 - 10:00am - 4:00pm
Lower Mainland Down Syndrome Society presents: Be a Star! Shine Up for Down Syndrome A Sterling Fundraiser featuring Silpada Sterling Silver Jewelery   **Click here for flyer**  

Facing Your Fears: Group Therapy for Managing Anxiety in Children with High-Functioning Autism

Friday, April 29, 2011 - 9:00am - 4:00pm
Autism Community Training (ACT) presents: Facing Your Fears: Group Therapy for Managing Anxiety in Children with High-Functioning Autism   Date: Friday, April 29, 2011 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM (Registration starts at 8:00 a.m.) Location: Simon Fraser University's Woodward's Campus. 149 West Hastings Street, Vancouver
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