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Thursday, December 27, 2012 9:45 AM
The B.C. government's move toward annualized earnings exemptions, which began in January 2013, is being welcomed as a positive step forward for British Columbians on disability assistance.
Wednesday, December 19, 2012 12:30 PM
Socially innovative organizations and businesses are helping brighten the lives of some B.C. residents this holiday season by providing creative, yet much needed festive services and supports.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012 9:00 AM
The Ministry of Social Development has led significant consultations throughout the year. This is an essential element of delivering on the recommendations to improve supports for adults with developmental disabilities made 11 months ago.
Monday, December 3, 2012 9:30 AM
Monday, Dec. 3 is International Day of Persons with Disabilities. This year's theme - "removing barriers to create an inclusive and accessible society for all" - is a goal celebrated and shared here in British Columbia.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012 8:45 AM
The Ministry of Social Development is pleased to announce that Milieu Family Services and InclusionWorks! are winners of $15,000 each in investment funding for their ideas that will bring real, positive change for people with developmental disabilities in B.C.
Friday, November 23, 2012 2:45 PM
Community Living BC (CLBC) and the BCGEU have ratified a two-year agreement under the Cooperative Gains Mandate.
Thursday, November 1, 2012 9:00 AM
Individuals with developmental disabilities, their families and the community living sector are invited to participate in community engagement workshops to provide feedback on a proposed integrated service delivery model - an important step towards delivering on the 12-point plan for improving services for people with developmental disabilities.
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 5:43 PM
A tentative agreement has been reached under the Cooperative Gains Mandate between Community Living BC (CLBC) and the BCGEU, the first at a Crown agency, Moira Stilwell, Minister of Social Development announced today.
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 10:00 AM
Social Development Minister Moira Stilwell, M.D. visited the Centre for Inclusion and Citizenship today to announce $20,000 for an innovative program that helps individuals with developmental disabilities - and their families - build a life plan and set the stage for a meaningful and inclusive adult life.
Tuesday, October 9, 2012 1:00 PM
Up to 25 students with developmental disabilities will now have the opportunity to attend classes and gain campus experiences at B.C. colleges and universities under a two-year, $400,000 investment with STEPS Forward's BC Initiative for Inclusive Post-Secondary Education, funded by Community Living BC (CLBC).