Public Announcements

Provincial Government Changes Asset Limits for People on Disability Assistance

Beginning Dec. 1, 2015, the amount of assets that people receiving disability assistance may hold without losing eligibility for assistance will rise to $100,000 for an individual with the Persons with Disabilities (PWD) designation, and $200,000 for a couple where … Continue reading

Information on Voting in the 2015 Federal Election

Make sure your voice is heard! People First Canada’s president, Kory Earle, encourages everyone to get out and vote saying: I want to especially encourage people with intellectual disabilities to vote. It is our right and we should use it. Many … Continue reading

2015 Summer Picnic – July 22, 2015

Mark your calendars! July 22, 2015 is the Spectrum Summer Picnic at Trout Lake from 3pm to 6pm. Continue reading

1% Pay Raise Effective April 2015

A 1% increase to pay rates takes effect in April 2015. The Provincial Government has committed to funding increases to community social service workers to 2019. Continue reading

Read-A-Thon November 10, 2014

On November 10th the members of Vancouver’s Spectrum Next Chapter Book Club will be holding a Read-a-Thon hosted at Joe’s Table Cafe from 12 – 6 p.m. Continue reading

Barb Westfield Directs her Own Supports

This past summer Barb Westfield had the opportunity to experience the power of directing her own supports. Continue reading

Open House 2014 Pictures

Spectrum’s Open House and AGM was on Saturday October 25, 2014. Continue reading

Open House and AGM – October 25, 2014

Come to our Open House and AGM on October 25, 2014 from 2pm to 4pm. We are at 3231 Kingsway, Vancouver, BC – one block west of Joyce. Continue reading

Spectrum Summer Picnic – Trout Lake – July 24, 2014

Please join us at our annual Summer Picnic and celebrate the many talents of Spectrum’s Community. Continue reading

Strategic Plan 2014 – 2017 Approved by the Board

Spectrum’s Strategic Plan for 2014 to 2017 has been approved by the Board of Directors and posted to our website. Continue reading