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Wednesday, August 27, 2014 9:30 AM
Two people are rolling up their sleeves and getting valuable work experience as the B.C. government partners with the Kindale Developmental Association, contributing more than $27,000 to start a volunteer community gardening program.
Friday, June 27, 2014 2:30 PM
Engaging B.C. businesses on the benefits of becoming "disability confident", sharing best practices and encouraging inclusive employment were on the agenda during a visit this week from an internationally recognized expert.
Monday, June 16, 2014 10:45 AM
Premier Christy Clark has unveiled Accessibility 2024, a 10-year plan that responds to the voices of thousands of British Columbians who took part in a three-month long public consultation on making B.C. the most progressive place in Canada for people with disabilities.
Friday, May 16, 2014 11:31 AM
As the B.C. government releases a report summarizing what was heard throughout a disability white paper consultation, it has taken an important first step with a commitment to create an accessibility secretariat.
Monday, April 21, 2014 8:30 AM
The majority of the funding will help community dental clinics deliver dental care to vulnerable populations, including children, seniors, First Nations, people with disabilities, people experiencing homelessness and people receiving income and disability assistance.
Friday, April 11, 2014 9:30 AM
As B.C. athletes tally up the medals during the BC Summer Games, more than a dozen people will be racking up some valuable job experience at the Games, thanks to a new partnership with the Nanaimo 2014 BC Summer Games Society.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 11:55 AM
Homelessness. Unemployment. Isolation. How can B.C. bring new solutions to address these common, complex social challenges?
Wednesday, March 12, 2014 12:06 PM
The first phase of B.C.'s disability white paper consultation, led by representatives of government, the disability and business communities, is now closed but the process is far from over.
Friday, March 7, 2014 8:30 AM
As the last of 23 face-to-face discussions wrap up in Victoria, the online comments, community group sessions and alternative submissions continue, as part of a comprehensive public consultation on issues facing people with disabilities in B.C.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014 10:00 AM
Community members in Victoria have three face-to-face opportunities to make their voices heard as part of a comprehensive public consultation on issues facing people with disabilities in B.C.