CLM-286x300This October is the 17th Community Living Month in British Columbia.

This annual celebration recognizes the contributions and accomplishments of people with developmental disabilities across our province.

You can find or share Community Living Month posts on CLBC’s Facebook and Twitter pages by using the hashtag: #clmonth2015

Below is a list of stories from around the province.

If you have a story to share from your own community, please let us know by emailing CLBCInfo@gov.bc.ca.

Community Living Month Stories

Visit the links below for Community Living Month news and events from across the province.

This list will be updated regularly throughout the month so be sure to check back often.

Proclamations

The Province of B.C. along with many municipalities and districts have officially proclaimed October 2015 as Community Living Month.

Click the links below to read the proclamations, and if your community has officially proclaimed Community Living Month, you can send the information to CLBCInfo@gov.bc.ca.

WOW!clbc Recognition Awards

CLBC’s annual WOW!clbc recognition awards will be kicking off right in the middle of Community Living Month on October 15.

This year we’re asking people to include a photo, along with their nomination form, that shows what inclusion looks like in their community.

Full details along with the online nomination form will be posted on the WOW!clbc webpage here by October 15, and hard copy nomination forms will also be available in CLBC offices across the province on that day.