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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.
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.
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).
Tuesday, July 3, 2012 2:30 PM
After a re-examination of current resources and demand, Social Development Minister Stephanie Cadieux announced that government is restoring a number of medically necessary medical equipment and supplies for clients on income and disability assistance.
Wednesday, June 13, 2012 3:30 PM
The establishment of a new, dedicated Integrated Services Support Team will give people with developmental disabilities and their families a place to turn to for assistance when they have concerns about the services they are receiving, announced Minister of Social Development Stephanie Cadieux.
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 12:15 PM
The Province is committed to supporting greater access to communications technologies for people with disabilities and is pleased to fund the Communication Assistance for Youth and Adults (CAYA) project.
Thursday, March 29, 2012 9:00 AM
With the launch of Phase 2 of the Integrated Case Management (ICM) System on April 2, 2012, the Province is taking another important step in protecting and supporting B.C.'s most vulnerable citizens, said Minister of Social Development Stephanie Cadieux.
Monday, November 14, 2011 1:30 PM
More than 60 individuals and their families have taken advantage of the B.C. government's new cross-ministry Client Support Team since the team began accepting requests Oct. 20.
Monday, October 17, 2011 11:55 AM
Members of the Community Social Services Bargaining Association have ratified the agreement reached with the Community Social Services Employers' Association under the government's 2010 mandate, announced Finance Minister Kevin Falcon.