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Joint statement recognizing the role of B.C.’s community social services workers

Victoria Monday, March 1, 2021 4:00 PM Nicholas Simons, Minister of Social Development and Poverty Reduction, and Mitzi Dean, Minister of Children and Family Development, have issued the following statement in recognition of Community Social Services Awareness Month, March 1 to 31, 2021: “Community Social Services Awareness Month is a perfect time to take a moment to thank one of the over 42,000 people who work in the community social

Irish Peanut Butter Potato Candy

Selfadvocatenet.com recipe of month for March special edition St Patricks Day Edition This is an old-fashioned recipe passed down from my grandmother. When she told me the recipe, my mouth dropped. You mean you actually put a potato in this candy? Yes, you actually use a potato. The candy is very rich but it tastes so good. prep:15 mins cook:15 mins additional:1 hr total:1 hr 30 mins Servings:15 Yield:15 servings

Random Trivia Generator helps you fill your brain with useless information

Self Advocates if want something to do check this out  Random Trivia Generator is a place to productively kill time learning new facts…and to annoy your friends with difficult quizzes. Random Trivia Generator seems like a contradiction because trivia can already be seen as random. For instance, why do you need to know which bird lays the largest eggs? You don’t, but it’s always fun to know the answer in

Cobb Salad with Herb-Rubbed Chicken

Selfadvocatenet.com recipe for month of March,2021 Cobb Salad with Herb-Rubbed Chicken Try this satisfying salad recipe for an updated version of the classic Cobb. Kale, feta and strawberries give this chicken salad a colorful upgrade. Active: 35 mins total: 45 mins Servings: 4 Ingredients Chicken 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil 1 teaspoon garlic powder 1 teaspoon dried thyme ½ teaspoon dried oregano ½ teaspoon dried rosemary ½ teaspoon ground pepper


I am home. I am not yet whole. I need a little extra help to get me through the day. Maybe 5 or 10 minutes in the morning will do it. My first thought was to get in an occupational therapist to see if an adaption can be made such that I need no extra help. She came up with a few ideas but none were immediately applicable. During her


 It’s in the early afternoon and I am sitting at home writing a blog. The only thing that makes this noteworthy is that I was just discharged yesterday from a week’s stay at the hospital. Joe came home to find me on the edge of the bed trying to put my pants on, but I couldn’t do this simple task. I had already left home. I didn’t recognize him or

The Kamloops Self Advocates Newsletter March 2021 Edition

The Kamloops Self-Advocates is a Newsletter for people with diverse abilities published by Krystian Shaw.   March Edition KSA Newsletter 2021 contains in   This month’s theme This month’s newsletter is focusing on resilience. Resilience is about overcoming difficulties and barriers. We all experience road blocks in life. Sometimes it is a personal experience, like an everyday challenge, and sometimes it is something we experience with a lot of other

Work experience grant’s third intake expands eligibility

Victoria Monday, February 22, 2021 10:00 AM The third intake of the Province’s Work Experience Opportunities Grant has opened to help more British Columbians move toward economic recovery, thanks to broader eligibility requirements. “Based on feedback we received during the first two intakes, we’re broadening the grant’s eligibility criteria,” said Nicholas Simons, Minister of Social Development and Poverty Reduction. “By doing this, we’ll be able to help more people in need

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