Monthly Archives: October 2014

Free Financial Workshop on Identity Theft

What: Free financial workshop about identity theft Topics will include: how to protect your banking passwords and PIN numbers how to be aware of financial scams responsible use of cheques and cheque fraud personal credit history Where: Disability Alliance BC’s office at … Continue reading

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DABC Receives Citation Award from the Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT)

Disability Alliance BC has received a Citation Award from The Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT), after being nominated by CAOT and CAOT-BC. According to CAOT, “the purpose of the Citation Award is to acknowledge the contribution/accomplishment to the health … Continue reading

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Celebrating United Nations Day 2014: October 24th and 25th

Unitarian Centre of Vancouver, 49th Ave and Oak St.  Friday, October 24th, 7-9 pm Why Does BC Need the UN’s Convention for the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD)? With Vangelis Nikias (Council of Canadians with Disabilities/CCD), Erick Fabris (ethnographer/activist … Continue reading

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DABC Advocate Receives Award!

During their AGM, Burnaby Family Life gave out awards to recognize Community Partners and their staff members. One of the staff nominated advocate Ashley Silcock (and Disability Alliance BC) to receive an award. This is what a staff member at Burnaby … Continue reading

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Canadian AIDS Society: Invitation to Join Focus Group

The Canadian AIDS Society invites Self-Identified Gay Men Aged 15 – 29 to participate in a Focus Group. This Focus Group will require participation in one teleconference during October 2014. Background The Canadian AIDS Society is developing a World AIDS … Continue reading

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