Lower Mainland Abbotsford Self Advocacy Group

James Janzen, President
shasta2524@shaw.ca
(604)852-2521

Apt #109 32175 Old Yale Road
Abbotsford, BC, V2T 2C8

Shawn Palmer, Vice President
big.daddy2010@live.ca
(604)746-3524

Arlene Schouten MSA Society Advisor arlene@msasociety.com

604 855-3140

Gregg Schiller, Advisor GreggSchiller@shaw.ca

(604) 688-7001

Burnaby Self Advocacy Commitee

Gerry Juzenas, Self Advocate

(604) 291-8027

c/o Burnaby Association for Community Inclusion

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Chilliwack People First Self Advocacy Group

Tim Dickson, President

(604) 792-7726

c/o Chilliwack Society for Community Living

9353 Mary Street

Chilliwack, BC,

(604) 792-7962 (fax)

Rob Battis, Advisor rbattis@uniserve.com

(604) 792-7726

Same address as above

Gregg Schiller, Advisor GreggSchiller@shaw.ca

(604) 688-7001

Vancouver Self Advocates Group

Deborah McCormack, Advisor

(604) 233-5465

c/o Developmental Disabilities Association

#100 – 3851 Shell Road

Richmond, BC, V6X 2W2

(604) 273-9770 (fax)

Self Advocates For Equality (S.A.F.E.) Committee

Marcella Baldwin, President

(604) 251-1894

c/o Mainstream Association for Proactive Community Living

#240 – 4664 Lougheed Highway

Burnaby, BC, V5C 5T5

(604) 299-0329 (fax)

Gregg Schiller, Advisor GreggSchiller@shaw.ca

(604) 688-7001

Mission Self Advocacy Group

J.P Maher,President jp_maher@hotmail.com

Bryce Schaufelberger,Vice President bryce_schaufelberger@msn.com

(604) 826-8818

33167 Myrtle Street

Mission, BC, V2V 3R6

Arlene Schouten MSA Society Advisor arlene@msasociety.com

604 855-3140

Gregg Schiller, Advisor GreggSchiller@shaw.ca

(604) 688-7001

North Shore Self Advocates Group

Mike Fricker, Advisor

c/o North Shore Association for the Mentally Handicapped

(604) 984-9321

1070 Roosevelt Crescent

North Vancouver, BC, V7P 1M3

(604) 984-9882 (fax)

Richmond People First Self Advocacy Group

Debra Pierce, Advisor

(604) 279-7040

c/o Richmond Society for Community Living

#170 – 7000 Minoru Boulevard

Richmond, BC, V6Y 3Z5

(604) 279-7048 (fax)

Ridge Meadows Self Advocacy Group

Mandy Wicklund, Advisor

(604) 463-3208

C/o Ridge Meadows Association for Community Living

11641 – 224th Street

Maple Ridge, BC, V2X 6A1

(604) 467-8767 (fax)

Semiamhoo Self Advocates Group

Wendy Mackintosh, Advisor

(604) 536-1242

c/o Semiamhoo House Society for Community Living

#201 – 15585 – 24th Avenue

Surrey, BC, V4A 2J4

(604) 536-9507 (fax)

Simon Fraser Self Advocacy Group

Daniel Boon, President

(604) 525-9494

c/o Simon Fraser Society for Community Living

204 – Blue Mountain Street

Coquitlam, BC, V3K 4H1

(604) 525-3013 (fax)

Janice Griffiths, Advisor

(604) 525-9494

Same address as above

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Garibaldi/Sunshine Coast

Powell River Self Advocacy Group

George Fulcher, President rosegeorge@aisl.bc.ca

(604) 485-9499

#14 – 4949 Ontario Avenue

Powell River, BC, V8A 5T7

Maggie Hanson, Advisor mhanson@prcn.org

c/o Powell River Association for Community Living

PO Box 223

Powell River, BC V8A 4Z6

(604) 485-6411 (604) 485-6419 (fax)

Sunshine Coast Self Advocacy Group

Paul Davis, Self Advocate

c/o Sunshine Coast Association for Community Living

PO Box 165

Sechelt, BC, V0N 3A0

(604) 885-4248 (604) 885-7702 (fax)

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Vancouver Island

Duncan Rights NOW Self Advocacy Group

Robert Thompson, President

455 Chesterfield Avenue

Duncan, BC, V9L 3L9

(250) 748-9927

Tom Stanko, Advisor tomandmarina@home.com

2521 Lewis Street

Duncan, BC, V9L 2Z2

(250) 748-8224

Vancouver Island Self Advocacy Association (VISAA)

Robert Thompson, President

455 Chesterfield Avenue

Duncan, BC, V9L 3L9

(250) 748-9927

Richard McDonald, Vice-President

Tom Stanko, Advisor tomandmarina@home.com

2521 Lewis Street

Duncan, BC, V9L 2Z2

(604) 485-7641 (250) 748-8224

 

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Peace Liard

Dawson Creek People First Self Advocacy Group

Linda Wright, Advisor

1334 – 102nd Avenue

Dawson Creek, BC, V1G 2C6

(250) 782-2221

Fort St. John People First Self Advocacy Group

Russell Wheat, President fsjacl@uniserve.com

10251 – 100th Avenue

Fort St. John, BC, V1J 1Y8

(250) 787-9262

Elaine Bourdon, Advisor fsjacl@uniserve.com

(250) 787-9224 (fax)

Same Address as above

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Okanagan

Kelowna Self Advocacy Group

c/o Kelowna and District Society for Community Living

1380 Bertram Street

Kelowna, BC, V1Y 2G1

(250) 763-4484 (250) 763-4488 (fax)

Mark Wengrowich, Advisor mwengrowich@yahoo.com

(250) 763-3020

Armstrong Self Advocates Group

Margaret Litster, President kindale@sunwave.net

PO Box 94

2725 Patterson Avenue

Armstrong, BC, V0E 1B0

(250) 546-3005 (250) 546-3053 (fax)

Gary Arbuckle, Advisor kindale@paralynx.com

(250) 546-3005

Same address as above

Penticton Self Advocacy Group

Penticton and District Society for Community Living

180 Industrial Avenue West

Penticton, BC, V2A 6X9

(250) 493-0312 (250) 493-9113 (fax)

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Kootenays

Nelson Self Advocacy Group

Kootenay Society

Trail Self Advocacy Group

Gordon Fletcher, President gordon_fletcher@telus.net

1410 Tamarac Avenue

Trail, BC, V1R 4J3

(250) 364-1433

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Cariboo

Williams Lake Self Advocacy Group

Gail Engstrom , Advisor

c/o Williams Lake Association for Community Living

PO Box 6001

Williams Lake, BC, V2G 3W2

(250) 398-7633 (250) 398-7623 (fax)

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Skeena

Prince Rupert Self Advocacy Group

Jamie Alexander, President, adnet@citytel.net

338 – 5th Avenue East

Prince Rupert, BC, V8J 1R9

Sandra Galletti-Viscount, Advisor sgalletti@apexmail.com

(250) 627-4748

Same address as above

Smithers Self Advocacy Group

Shannon Leblanc, Advisor

c/o Fairview Management

PO Box 5143

Smithers, BC, V0J 2N0

(250) 847-6127 (250) 847-6162

Terrace Self Advocacy Group

Marilyn Lissimore, Advisor choicesterrace@telus.net

c/o Terrace and District Community Services Society

#1 – 3215 Elby Street

Terrace, BC, V8G 2X6

(250) 635-3178 (250) 635-6319

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Prince George

Aim Hi Self Advocacy Caucus

For more information please contact our Self-Advocate Peer Advisor Penny Soderena-Sutton at:

Phone: 250-564-6408 extension 246

Fax: 250-564-6801

Email: penny.soderena-sutton@aimhi.ca

http://www.aimhi.ca/documents/Self_Advocates_Caucus.pdf

 

 

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Thompson River

Kamloops Self Advocacy Group

President – Tracy Jo Russell

Vice President – Sherri Nuyens

Secretary Treasurer- Jenna Fowler

Self Advocate Peer Advisor

Hi, my name is Sherry Shortman and is the Self Advocate Peer Advisor for KSCL.

It is my job to make sure everyone knows their rights, to help find community employment for people and to help with any problems that self advocates may have.

If you need to talk to me, I can be reached by phone at 250 374 3245 or by email at ksa@shawbiz.ca

 

 

Armstrong Self-Advocates Group

North Okanagan Self-Advocacy Group

President Ted Dekker, Ted_Dekker@kindale.net

Advisor, Joanne Sandaker, Inclusion@kindale.net

 

Self Advocates for a Brighter Future

1—3891 Douglas Street

Victoria, BC, V8X 5L3

Phone 250-727-3891

Fax 250-721-2571

www.sabf.ca

Advisor: Kristen Kay