Monthly Archives: June 2015

New DABC Video on Resilience

We are delighted to introduce our newest video, “A Glimpse of Possibility: Resilience” about maintaining resilience while living with disability/chronic illness. Thank you to Carol, Lillian and Darren for sharing their stories about coping with illness and disability. Lillian coined the phrase, … Continue reading

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Checklist for Change: HIV & Hepatitis C Stigma in Health Care

DABC’s AIDS & Disability Action Program/Wellness & Disability Initiative has published a new booklet on HIV and Hepatitis C (HCV) stigma in health care environments. Checklist for Change: HIV & Hepatitis C Stigma in Health Care is based on research … Continue reading

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DABC’s Annual General Meeting: Saturday, June 20th

DABC’s Annual General Meeting is taking place THIS Saturday, June 20th, for DABC members. It’s at the Holiday Inn at 711 W Broadway (Broadway/Heather) in the Cypress Room on the 5th floor. Registration begins at 10:30 am and the meeting … Continue reading

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Ed Sheeran Auction for DABC

And the winner is…. Sue Lott! Congratulations Sue, and thank you for being the top bidder in our on-line auction for 2 tickets to see Ed Sheeran on June 19th in Vancouver. Sue will also receive an autographed vinyl copy … Continue reading

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Jane Dyson receives Order of BC in Victoria

DABC Executive Director Jane Dyson received the Order of BC in Victoria yesterday. Jane feels extremely honoured to receive this award and congratulates all the other amazing recipients. To read more about Jane and the other recipients, please visit this link: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/order-of-british-columbia-awarded-to-16-civic-leaders-1.3114191

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Resilience Tips

A series of Resilience Tips were published in DABC’s e-newsletter, Our Voice from 2012- 2014. The complete series has been compiled in one document and is now available in the PDF file below. Individual Resilience Tips may be reprinted when the following … Continue reading

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