Monthly Archives: December 2011

Season’s Greetings from the BCCPD

Bunny and BCCPD staff, Board and volunteers wish you all a very happy holiday and a peaceful New Year.

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Using HandyDART: Scooter Weight & Size Restrictions

If you are planning on buying a mobility scooter and use HandyDART please be advised that the scooter cannot be more than 48 inches long and 37 inches wide. The combined weight of scooter and user cannot be more than … Continue reading

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1986-1990 Hepatitis C Settlement Agreement

Are a member of the 1986-1990 Hepatitis C Settlement Agreement (those transfused during that time period)? The Joint Committee of the 1986-1990 Hepatitis C Settlement Agreement would like to meet with people who are class members in this settlement. We … Continue reading

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BCCPD Presents at Annual Emergency Preparedness Conference

The BC Coalition of People with Disabilities was invited to speak at the annual Emergency Preparedness Conference held in Vancouver on November 29, 2011. The BCCPD gave a one-hour session on our community emergency preparedness training for people with disabilities. … Continue reading

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Canaries in the Coal Mine: Women and Multiple Chemical Sensitivity [WEBINAR]

A free online event presented by the Canadian Women’s Health Network, in collaboration with National Network on Environments and Women’s Health and CIHR Team in Gender, Environment and Health When: Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011 from 10:00-11:00 p.m. PST Where: online … Continue reading

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Community Advisory Re: Canada Pension Plan Disability

We have been advised by Canada Pension Plan (CPP) that it has determined the Third Party Administration Act is not being properly applied. Lawyers advising CPP have said that a third party cannot make a Reconsideration Request of a CPP … Continue reading

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