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Saturday, April 13, 2013 10:00 AM
British Columbians are benefitting from a better understanding of local labour market circumstances as well as training and relevant work experience thanks to $1.3 million in funding for community-driven projects
Tuesday, April 9, 2013 1:45 PM
The B.C. government continues to move forward on implementing the 12-point plan for improving services for people with developmental disabilities.
Wednesday, March 27, 2013 10:00 AM
The government of British Columbia has proclaimed March 27, 2013, as Social Enterprise Day to celebrate the growing number of social entrepreneurs and the positive social impact these business leaders are making.
Tuesday, March 26, 2013 9:55 AM
Development Minister Dr. Moira Stilwell, M.D., had an inspiring discussion with Susan Scott-Parker who is recognized internationally as a leader in helping to bridge the employment gap for people with developmental disabilities.
Monday, March 11, 2013 9:45 AM
The B.C. government is marking the third anniversary of Canada's ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities with new funding and initiatives that build on B.C.'s leadership as an inclusive, accessible province, announced Minister of Social Development, Moira Stilwell, M.D.
Friday, March 1, 2013 10:30 AM
The Ministry of Social Development is simplifying the Persons with Disabilities (PWD) designation process for youth with developmental disabilities who are eligible for disability assistance and Community Living BC (CLBC) supports.
Monday, January 14, 2013 9:30 AM
Since the release of the 12-point plan last January, significant progress has been made towards improving services to people with developmental disabilities and their families.
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 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.