Public Announcements

Folks We Care About: Lisa Tran

Congratulations on achieving 100 hours of volunteer service! Continue reading

Include Me! Quality of Life Survey

Individuals supported by Spectrum Society will be invited to take part in the Include Me! Quality of Life Survey… Continue reading

Youth Without Limits: Disabled Support Group

This program provides an opportunity for youth and young adults with physical disabilities to discuss social and cultural issues that arise from having a disability. Continue reading

Community Events – March 24, 2017

Get Hungry Podcast Club meets on Tuesday’s at 3:00 pm at the Renfrew Branch of the Vancouver Public Library – Women’s Personal Safety Workshop – Camping Fees for Persons with Disabilities – Welcome to the Vancouver Inspiration Pass – – Inclusion BC is launching a year-long celebration of Disability Pride Continue reading

Employee News – March 24, 2017

Please remember to let our HR team know about any changes to your mailing address and contact information – The office will be closed on Friday April 14th for Good Friday! –
Municipal Pension Plan Changes – MANDT System – Building Healthy Relationships – We’ve created an Employee Facebook Group! – Are you already hired by Spectrum? Continue reading

Provincial Election – May 9, 2017 – I am Voting

Inclusion BC and the Centre for Inclusion and Citizenship at UBC are supporting an initiative to ensure that people with disabilities know they have the right to vote, and we want to ensure everyone we support, knows they have the right to vote! Continue reading

Learning Opportunities – March 24, 2017

MANDT System – Building Healthy Relationships – Inclusion BC Conference – Inspired by Love – Gentle Teaching International Conference – Vancouver BC – Sept 19-21, 2017 Continue reading

Dr. Chris Kliewer: “At the End of Intellectual Disability”

Dr. Christopher Kliewer, Douglas Biklen, and Amy J. Petersen’s 2015 paper in the Harvard Education Review unravels the construction of intellectual disability which has dominated policy and practice in schools and communities Continue reading

“Literacy is a right: thinking about literacy for people with developmental disabilities across the lifespan”

INDIVIDUALS WITH SIGNIFICANT DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES ARE OFTEN EXCLUDED FROM EDUCATIONAL AND DAY-TO-DAY OPPORTUNITIES TO DEVELOP AS LITERATE CITIZENS Continue reading

Vancouver Job Fair 2017

YWCA WorkBC Centres are proud to present their 3rd Annual Vancouver Job Fair Continue reading