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Cycling classes coming to Victoria, South Coast schools

Cycling classes coming to Victoria, South Coast schools

Victoria Monday, September 20, 2021, 2:45 PM Students in grades 4 and 5 will learn biking skills and safety awareness at participating schools in Greater Victoria and along the South Coast as the fall session of Everyone Rides Grades 4-5 gets underway. “By enabling people to cycle instead of drive, we can collectively prevent thousands of kilograms of carbon dioxide from entering our atmosphere every year,” said Bowinn Ma, Minister

Their Story: Self-Advocate Leadership Network

The Self-Advocate Leadership Network (photo: SALN BC) By Spencer van Vloten BC Disability September 18th, 2021   The Self-Advocate Leadership Network (SALN) has been at the forefront of advocacy for British Columbians with intellectual disabilities, bringing together leaders from across the province to to make a difference in a time of crisis. This is the story of a group that began as a vision shared by 2 friends, and bloomed

Please join the Self Advocate Leadership Institute planning committee for one of their virtual focus group conversations and help shape the 2023 Self Advocate Leadership Institute. The institute is the first-ever event of its kind in our province. The four-day learning event is designed and presented by B.C. self advocates, and is for self advocates.

B.C. self advocate leaders are joining with Inclusion BC and the Canadian Institute for Inclusion and Citizenship to host a Self Advocate Leadership Institute in Kelowna in August 2023 Please join the Self Advocate Leadership Institute planning committee for one of their virtual focus group conversations and help shape the 2023 Self Advocate Leadership Institute. The institute is the first-ever event of its kind in our province. The four-day learning event is designed and presented

CLBC welcomes new board member Amber Rainshadow

Posted on September 10, 2021 Amber Rainshadow, new CLBC board member, and Glimmer. Community Living BC (CLBC) welcomes Amber Rainshadow as its newest member of the Board of Directors. From Victoria, B.C., Amber has many years of experience as a self advocate with a commitment to improve support and inclusion for people who live with disabilities. She brings a desire to use her lived experience to help others in the

Double the funding and fun for 60 school playgrounds

Richmond Friday, September 10, 2021 11:00 AM More than 14,000 B.C. students will soon have access to new, safe and accessible playgrounds as the Province doubles its annual investment in the Playground Equipment Program (PEP). This increase will help schools design playgrounds that better support accessibility for all students. “We cannot underestimate the vital link between play and learning. Students are more focused in class when outdoor play is part

Game and coffee hangout

September 15 2021 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm PDT Recurring Event (See all) SESSION INFO: « Back to all events Come hang out with Jen and friends from the LifeStream’s community and enjoy an afternoon of games and conversations. This is a weekly light hearted group helping us to stay connected, where we play zoom pictionary, charades or other games and just laugh and have fun. All are welcome!

Dance with Amanda!

September 14 2021 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm PDT Recurring Event (See all) Virtual Event SESSION INFO: « Back to all events Get ready to dance with Amanda. Wear something comfy you can move and groove in! For this event, you’ll need a phone, tablet or laptop and the zoom app. To join the event click this link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83923486942?pwd=MlF5dHZqNW5wYzdKL0h6RG9RTXhTZz09 or enter the meeting ID 839 2348 6942. The password

Coaches Corner

September 14 2021 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm PDT Recurring Event (See all) Virtual Event SESSION INFO: « Back to all events Bring your growth mindset and join us for Coaches Corner where we chat about a variety of different topics! You are welcome to just come and listen or share your unique ideas and thoughts as we love to learn from other peoples knowledge and experiences. It’s a

Art & Chat with Joni

September 14 2021 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm PDT Recurring Event (See all) Virtual Event SESSION INFO: « Back to all events Join awesome Art Therapist Joni for a fun morning of making art and chatting.  Each week Joni has a cool new project that she’ll be showing us how to make, and as we work on our art we’ll check in with each other and share some laughs. 

Namaste Lite

September 14 2021 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am PDT Recurring Event (See all) SESSION INFO: « Back to all events Join Avram every Tuesday for a lite version of Victoria’s favorite music program, Namaste! *** Please note, this is a community program and is not run by LifeStreams. How to Join: Click to join. + Google Calendar+ iCal Export Details Date: September 14 2021 Time: 10:30 am – 11:30

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