Kamloops Self Advocate Newsletter

Kristian Shaw CLBC Wow Award Recipient Story

By Krystian Shaw The month of October was very exciting for me. I won the WOW award. WOW stands for “Widening Our World.” Community Living BC gives out this prestigious Award to those who make a difference in their community, promoting inclusion. My goal is to stomp out stigma and discrimination for anyone who happens to be different within society. My best friend Ben nominated me this year. Only 5

The Kamloops Self Advocates Newsletter December ,2019 Edition

The Kamloops Self-Advocates is a newsletter for people with diverse abilities published by Krystian Shaw.   December Edition of KSA Newsletter 2019 contains in This month’s theme: Christmas, the Holidays and staying active The Kamloops Self Advocate Newsletter wants to wish everyone a Happy Holiday. December’s issue is about Christmas, the Holidays and staying active over the Christmas break while at the same time not packing on too many extra

The Kamloops Self Advocates Newsletter November,2019 Edition

The Kamloops Self-Advocates is a newsletter for people with diverse abilities published by Krystian Shaw.   November Edition of KSA Newsletter 2019 contains in This month’s theme November’s KSA is about Peace, Love, Kindness and Compassion. There are many types of violence that go unnoticed for example there is physical abuse, verbal abuse and sexual abuse. There is also war in other countries around the world. Remembrance Day is an

Krystian Shaw of Kamloops recognized with provincial inclusion award

KAMLOOPS – Krystian Shaw is being recognized with a Widening Our World (WOW) award from Community Living British Columbia (CLBC) for his leadership in championing inclusion in his community of Kamloops and beyond. Krystian is the owner and founder of The Kamloops Self Advocate Newsletter, and in September 2019 he celebrated the sixth anniversary of his newsletter. Krystian has used his newsletter as a platform to raise awareness about mental

The Kamloops Self Advocates Newsletter October,2019 Edition

The Kamloops Self-Advocates is a newsletter for people with diverse abilities published by Krystian Shaw.       October Edition of KSA Newsletter 2019 contains in This month’s theme   October is Community Inclusion Month and The KSA is thrilled to be a supporting part of that. One event that we are very excited to be a co-sponsor in bringing to Kamloops is Stand Up for Mental Health. It is

The Kamloops Self Advocates Newsletter September,2019 Edition

The Kamloops Self-Advocates is a newsletter for people with diverse abilities published by Krystian Shaw.   September Edition of KSA Newsletter 2019 contains in This month’s theme Extra! Extra! Read All About It! This month’s newsletter marks 6th year anniversary of the Kamloops Self-Advocate Newsletter. To mark this special event, we would like to focus on a new inclusion and awareness service that is being offered through the KSA. It

Kamloops man hoping to ‘certify local businesses as disability friendly

Victor Kaisar August 02, 2019 03:44 pm A Kamloops man is hoping his ‘Ability Friendly Access Business program idea will certify local businesses as disability friendly. Krystian Shaw, who runs the Kamloops Self Advocate newsletter says the program would certify businesses as welcoming to people of all abilities. “Lots of businesses should be recognized for their hard work and stuff,” he said. “Customers or patients would likely be welcomed or

The Kamloops Self Advocates Newsletter August 2019 Edition

The Kamloops Self-Advocates is a Newsletter for people with diverse abilities published by Krystian Shaw.   August 2019 Edition KSA Newsletter 2019 contains in This month’s theme               Welcome to Summer! With summer in full swing, we’ve got some fun ideas in this month’s newsletter to help you get out and enjoy your summer vacation. Kamloops has so much to offer. And, if you

The Kamloops Self Advocates Newsletter July 2019 Edition

The Kamloops Self-Advocates is a Newsletter for people with diverse abilities published by Krystian Shaw.         July 2019 Edition KSA Newsletter 2019 contains in This month’s theme Happy Canada Day! We are not only celebrating being proud Canadians this month, but also the accomplishments of people with diverse abilities. Whether you read about people from Kamloops or someone on the international stage, we hope you will be

The Kamloops Self Advocates Newsletter June Edition

The Kamloops Self-Advocates is a newsletter for people with diverse abilities published by Krystian Shaw. June 2019 Edition  KSA Newsletter 2019 contains in This month’s theme Launching a New Look The Kamloops Self-Advocate has a new look! After 5 years, we are freshening up the newsletter, making it stand out, and creating a more professional and eye-catching look. We’ll still have all of your favourite sec-tions and great content, all

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