Monthly Archives: December 2013

Ministry of Social Development and Social Innovation Makes Improvements to Request for Reconsideration Process

The Ministry of Social Development and Social Innovation (MSDSI) has made a positive change to the regulations governing the Request for Reconsideration process. This change will start immediately. It will primarily impact people who have applied for the Persons with … Continue reading

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Resilience Tip — Disabling Stigma: Don’t Let Others Write Your Life Story

By Shelley Hourston I’ve always been intrigued with the “quirkiness” of life… you know, those things that are common yet completely nonsensical. Stigma is one of those things. Sometimes from birth, and sometimes later in life, people find themselves a … Continue reading

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Outstanding Employer of the Year Award 2014

The BC Coalition of People with Disabilities (BCCPD) will be giving an award in 2014 to a BC employer who has demonstrated excellence in the hiring and employing of people with disabilities. A Committee will select the Award winner and … Continue reading

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You are invited to a conversation about improving accessibility for people living with disabilities in B.C.

Dear Community Partner, This is an invitation to attend the consultation as part of the Ministry of Social Development and Social Innovation’s White Paper that is being held in Vancouver January 15th.  This consultation is in addition to the other … Continue reading

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White Paper Consultation

The BC Coalition of People with Disabilities encourages the disability community to participate in the White Paper process and to express your opinions. Please click on this link for more information: http://engage.gov.bc.ca/disabilitywhitepaper/

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