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Vancouver Coastal Self Advocacy Leadership Conference – “Wholesome Living”

March 30, 2020 8:00am – 4:00pm Celebrate and discuss the theme “Wholesome Living.” This includes self-care, housing, relationships, budgeting and more! This event is open to self advocates over 19 living in Vancouver, Richmond, Burnaby, New Westminster, Tri-cities, Pitt Meadows, Maple Ridge, North/West Vancouver, Powell River, Sunshine Coast, and the Sea-to-Sky area. For full details, and to register, click here. 

Welcome Workshop Series – Richmond

February 27, 2020 5:00pm – 7:30pm The CLBC Welcome Workshops are a series of four two-hour workshops that welcome people new to CLBC by sharing valuable information about resources in the community and about how different supports and services fit together in the big picture of adulthood. These four workshops are: Getting Started – February 6 Community Connections – February 13 Planning Choices – February 20 CLBC – The Real

Welcome Workshop Series – Richmond

February 20, 2020 5:00pm – 7:30pm The CLBC Welcome Workshops are a series of four two-hour workshops that welcome people new to CLBC by sharing valuable information about resources in the community and about how different supports and services fit together in the big picture of adulthood. These four workshops are: Getting Started – February 6 Community Connections – February 13 Planning Choices – February 20 CLBC – The Real

Welcome Workshop Series – Richmond

February 13, 2020 5:00pm – 7:30pm The CLBC Welcome Workshops are a series of four two-hour workshops that welcome people new to CLBC by sharing valuable information about resources in the community and about how different supports and services fit together in the big picture of adulthood. These four workshops are: Getting Started – February 6 Community Connections – February 13 Planning Choices – February 20 CLBC – The Real

Keeping Myself Safe and Well

If your son or daughter receives CLBC support and lives in the North Okanagan Shuswap, this Annual event might be of interest to them. The CLBC North Okanagan-Shuswap Community Council is sponsoring a fun, learning event on TUESDAY, MARCH 10TH from 11am – 4pm in the main floor meeting room at the Vernon Library. This is an opportunity for self-advocates to learn how to keep themselves safe and well, enjoy

Celebrate Diverse Abilities Magazine Winter 2019/2020.

Celebrate Diverse Abilities Welcome to the Winter 2019-20 Edition of CLBC’s “Celebrate Diverse ABILITIES” magazine.Celebrate Diverse ABILITIES is created under the guidance of the CLBC Editorial Board, which is made up of self advocates from across the province, as well as family members. The theme for this edition is “The Future is Accessible.” The stories in this edition show that accessibility has many aspects: not only physical access to buildings, spaces and transportation, but

Community Living BC message on death of individual receiving home sharing services

February 5, 2020 Community Living BC message on death of individual receiving home sharing services Community Living BC (CLBC) staff, agencies and home sharing providers are deeply concerned by the charges announced by the Coquitlam RCMP on January 29 against a caregiver and local non-profit society. We are devastated by the death of someone receiving services and extend our heartfelt condolences to family and friends. CLBC learned of this tragic

Home Sharing CLBC wants to hear about your experience

Hello Self Advocacy Community!   We need your voice! CLBC is hosting sessions across the province to hear first hand how we can improve home sharing. We especially want to know how we can make the matching process better, as well as how we can better respond when things go wrong.   The best way to make the right improvements is to hear directly from people who live in a

Message from CLBC CEO and Self Advocate Advisor Dec 12,2019

December 12, 2019 Dear BC Self Advocacy Community and Supporters, Happy Holidays! It has been a busy fall with the 20th Anniversary of the Self Advocacy Leadership Retreat, Community Inclusion Month, RDSP Awareness Month, Indigenous Disability Awareness Month and International Day of Persons with Disabilities. Here are some updates to share with you: New online tool makes Individualized Funding reporting easier New myCommunity BC website maps inclusive places in your community

CLBC E-Newsletter December 2019

CLBC’s E-Newsletter    |     December 2019                                                                 View this email in your browser A bi-monthly update with news, stories and tips Age is just a number: Meet the oldest person CLBC supportsBill South (left), who recently celebrated his 95th birthday, is vibrant, engaging and happy to share the story of

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