Kamloops Self Advocate Newsletter

Kristian Shaw 5th Anniversary Party Celebration. of Kamloops Self Advocate Newsletter

September was an exciting month. It has been 5 years since I started my own business. I was told most new businesses don’t last more than 5 years. So I felt September was a month to celebrate. I have developmental disabilities and so I started my own business working with other’s who also have challenges. My business is called The Kamloops self advocate Newsletter. At a time when media in

The Kamloops Self Advocates Newsletter October, 2018 Edition

The Kamloops Self-Advocates is a newsletter for people with diverse abilities published by Krystian Shaw.   October Edition of KSA Newsletter 2018 contains in This month’s theme Travel for All I am proud to say that more service agencies and non-profit organizations that believe in inclusion equality, and accessibility, have shown an interest in having me speak about creating an accessible world for all. I have recently teamed up as

The Kamloops Self Advocates Newsletter September,2018 Edition

The Kamloops Self-Advocates is a newsletter for people with diverse abilities published by Krystian Shaw.   September,2018 Edition  KSA Newsletter 2018 contains in This month’s theme The Kamloops Self-Advocate Newsletter is celebrating its 5th Anniversary! It is quite an accomplishment. At a time when media is struggling, the KSA is continuing to thrive and grow. Looking back, we have had the opportunity to share many interesting and exciting stories over

The Kamloops Self Advocates Newsletter August 2018 Edition

The Kamloops Self-Advocates is a newsletter for people with diverse abilities published by Krystian Shaw. August 2018 Edition  KSA  Newsletter 2018 contains in This month’s theme Summer is here and so is the heat! There so much to do in Kamloops during the summer, whether it is Music in the Park each night or some of the fun events like the Buskers Festival, Rib Fest, Hot Nite in the City,

The Kamloops Self Advocates Newsletter July, 2018 Edition

The Kamloops Self-Advocates is a newsletter for people with diverse abilities published by Krystian Shaw.   July,2018 Edition  KSA Newsletter 2018 contains in This month’s theme The KSA is Going International! Citizen Network is a network to achieve citizenship for all and to promote equality, inclusion, kindness and compassion for others around the world. They wanted to include information about The Kamloops Self-Advocate newsletter and be able to direct their

The Kamloops Self Advocates Newsletter June, 2018 Edition

The Kamloops Self-Advocates is a newsletter for people with diverse abilities published by Krystian Shaw.   June,2018 Edition  KSA Newsletter 2018 contains in This month’s theme Mother and Daughter Promoting Inclusion for All I interviewed Lynda Honing this month. She has a 14-year-old daughter, Isabelle, who lives with Down Syndrome. Isabelle has 2 older brothers and they live in Surrey, BC. When I came across their story on Inclusion BC’s

Kristian Shaw’s Street School Story.

I am so excited that my school district #73 here in Kamloops has given adults from age 19 on the opportunity of Street School education to receive their Dogwood diploma. Having a dogwood is huge for making a better life for ones self. What’s more exciting to me is everyone is included, even those with disabilities and challenges. This is possible because the Government has also made available free personal

The Kamloops Self Advocates Newsletter May 2018 Edition

The Kamloops Self-Advocates is a newsletter for people with diverse abilities published by Krystian Shaw.   May 2018 Edition  KSA  Newsletter 2018 contains in This month’s theme   Law Enforcement Training For Unbiased Policing By Krystian The BC Government was looking for ideas and feedback on how to promote unbiased policing. They wanted to get ideas from everyone who has had unfavourable personal experiences with policing due to being differently-abled.

The Kamloops Self Advocates Newsletter April 2018 Edition

The Kamloops Self-Advocates is a newsletter for people with diverse abilities published by Krystian Shaw.   April 2018 Edition  KSA  Newsletter contains in This month’s theme   Celebrating Diversity & Inclusion Let’s celebrate diversity this month and ways to keep our bodies and minds active. Inclusion is wonderful and celebrating diversity is a great opportunity to reflect on all of the positive things we have in our lives, even if

How I found a Fitness Buddy

Hi. My Name is Krystian Shaw and I have diverse abilities and in some ways, I am differently abled. I embrace inclusion and diverse abilities. Not too long ago, you wouldn’t think of those who are differently abled could mingle or be included with the general public. Thanks to the hard work of CLBC and their partners, as well as self-advocates, that reality has changed. I used to be failure

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