Monthly Archives: June 2010

Free Energy Savings Kits from BC Hydro

If you live in a lower-income household, you’re probably eligible to get a free Energy Saving Kit from BCCPD. We’re handing out kits from BC Hydro’s PowerSmart program. It’s packed full of products and information that anyone can use to … Continue reading

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Long Term Disability Benefits Bill

Long-Term Disability Benefits Bill Read the BC Coalition of People with Disabilities’ letter to MPs and Senators asking them to support Senator Art Eggleton’s Bill S-216 which would amend the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act and the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act. … Continue reading

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Our CPP-D Program is open in 2011

BCCPD’s Canada Pension Plan Disability Program Stays Open BCCPD’s Canada Pension Plan Disability (CPP-D) Program will stay open for another year thanks to a grant from the Law Foundation of BC. And thanks to a grant from the Notary Foundation … Continue reading

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Woodlands Updates

Woodlands Survivors Must Apply for Compensation by September 2011 On July 7, 2010, the British Columbia Supreme Court approved a settlement of a class action for people who lived at Woodlands. The settlement provides compensation of between $3,000 and $150,000 … Continue reading

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