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New homes open for seniors, people with disabilities in Port Alberni

Port Alberni Thursday, January 4, 2024 8:30 AM Seniors and people living with disabilities in Port Alberni now have access to more affordable rental housing with the opening of Huupsitas, a new 48-unit apartment building. “The Huupsitas building will provide the kind of stability and security that seniors and people living with disabilities need more of, so they can retire in the community they know and love,” said Ravi Kahlon,

Homeowner grant provides property tax relief for people in B.C.

  Victoria Tuesday, January 2, 2024 9:30 AM The homeowner grant will continue to cover 92% of homes with the threshold set at $2.15 million for 2024. The grant amounts remain the same as last year, providing as much as $570 relief on property tax bills for owners in the Capital Regional District, Fraser Valley Regional District and Metro Vancouver, and $770 outside of those areas. Seniors, veterans or people with a disability

Selfadvocatenet.com New Years Message 2024 and Info about New Years Day

Selfadvocatenet.com New years Day Message 2024 and  info about New Years Day Enjoy New Years everyone 2024     Why Is January 1st The “New Year”?      Selfadvocatenet.com New Years Day 2024 Message Premier’s statement on the new year Victoria Sunday, December 31, 2023 7:30 AM Premier David Eby has issued the following new year’s statement “The new year is a time to reflect on the past, celebrate our

Mental Heath Supports

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Selfadvocatenet.com Year in Review 2023

This Page is our Annual Year in Review of this past year 2023 highlighting the year’s activities, stories and announcements that came in.     First January 2023 BC Govt News was Announced in January 2023 Over 60 new rental units for seniors coming to Nanaimo Health Employers Association of BC reaches tentative agreement with Community Health Bargaining Association The Provincial government recently made several announcements about new rebates/credits and

CLBC’s Update for Individuals and Families December 2023 edition

December 2023 Welcome to the December 2023 edition of CLBC’s Update for Individuals and Families, our last edition of the year. As a reminder, you can find all Updates (including past editions) posted on our website here. You can also check out CLBC’s Facebook page here and Twitter page here. If you know of anyone who would like to receive future Updates, please share the link to our sign up page with them. If you have a

Human Rights Day Dec 10th,2023

Selfadvocatenet.com is in support of Human Rights Day Dec 10th,2023   This Page will highlight human rights why is is important to know your rights Every person in society has rights so does disabilities as well have rights to housing health care income jobs etc disabilities in our society are the most disadvantaged are one them get exnored  abused assaulted and quality if life in ways understand rights on we

Homes opening for seniors, people living with disabilities in Comox

  Comox Thursday, December 7, 2023 11:15 AM Seniors and people living with disabilities in Comox are moving into 52 new affordable and accessible rental homes with the opening of Cypress Gardens. “The north Island is not immune to the housing crisis and Cypress Gardens will give seniors and people who need accessible housing in the Comox Valley a safe and affordable place to live and age in place,” said

New code will make buildings safer, more accessible and resilient to climate change Updated on Dec. 5, 2023

Victoria  Tuesday, December 5, 2023 11:45 AM The Province adopted the British Columbia Building and Fire Codes (BC Codes 2024) to provide people with a greater level of building safety and to make new buildings more sustainable, resilient and accessible. “As we take historic steps to build more homes for people faster, we are also taking action to make sure homes are safe, accessible and more resilient to climate change,” said

Government of Canada celebrates the launch of the Canadian Business Disability Network to help advance the inclusion of persons with disabilities in the workforce

News release December 4, 2023         Toronto, Ontario          Employment and Social Development Canada Employers in Canada recognize that having inclusive businesses and workplaces is a business imperative. A culture of diversity and inclusion is required to attract and retain the best talent, and to foster the growth and vitality of a business. As celebrations for International Day of Persons with Disabilities continue around the world, today, the Minister of Diversity, Inclusion

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