Monthly Archives: February 2015

Have you had a spinal cord injury?

At the GF Strong Research Centre Dr. Ben Mortenson and his research team are conducting a study comparing differences in mobility and social participation among those ageing with spinal cord injuries (SCI) and those who sustained a SCI later in … Continue reading

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CCD Seeks National Coordinator

We have received the following notice from CCD: The Council of Canadians with Disabilities (CCD) is seeking an individual to fill the position of National Coordinator. The ideal candidate for this position must have an impressive track record of leadership … Continue reading

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Workshop: Rights for Youth in Transition

The Cerebral Palsy Association of BC presents: Rights for Youth in Transition  Presentation by Marta Carlucci, facilitator with the Family Support Institute of BC, about: gaps that exist when children with disabilities transition into adulthood transition timeline for youth with … Continue reading

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Notification from TransLink

We have received the following notification from TransLink: Starting February 26, 2015 and continuing until spring 2016, the elevator at Metrotown Station is out of service while we build three new elevators and the new Centre Stationhouse. A HandyDART shuttle … Continue reading

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Our Right to Be Safe – Free Workshop for Seniors with Disabilities

Date: Wednesday, March 4, 2015 Time: 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM Location: Gordon Neighbourhood House, 1019 Broughton Street in Vancouver’s West End In the workshop we will talk about: The kinds of violence and abuse seniors with disabilities and physical … Continue reading

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Swing into Spring – New Video!

Here’s a link wonderful little video about our Swing into Spring 2015 fundraiser with photos from our 2014 event: https://docs.google.com/file/d/0B0RUbGvdm8BFS2RjN0JnWW1YVGM/edit?pli=1 Swing into Spring event page: http://www.disabilityalliancebc.org/swingspring.htm

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