Monthly Archives: July 2016

TransLink Update on Compass Card Faregate Closure

DABC has received the following notice from TransLink: TransLink is currently working toward the installation of new proximity-sensor entrances to allow hands-free fare gate access for customers with a disability that prevents them from tapping a Compass Card. We estimate … Continue reading

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One Bedroom Wheelchair Accessible Apartment Available in Vancouver

One Bedroom Wheelchair Accessible Apartment Available for rent in Griffin’s Walk Housing Co-op in Southeast Vancouver Griffin’s Walk Housing Co-op, at 449 East 44th Ave. (between Main and Fraser), has a one bedroom wheelchair accessible apartment available for $878 per … Continue reading

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Tax AID DABC is One Year Old Today!

Last July, thanks to generous funding from the Vancouver Foundation, Disability Alliance BC launched its  provincial program Tax Assistance and Information for People with Disabilities (Tax AID DABC). The program’s focus is to help people receiving Persons with Disabilities (PWD) … Continue reading

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CDPP looking for study participants who use mobility devices

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