A message from CEO Ross Chilton and BCANDS Executive Director and CLBC IAC Chair Neil Belanger: CLBC is pleased to join the British Columbia Aboriginal Network on Disability Society (BCANDS) in recognizing the sixth annual Indigenous Disability Awareness Month in November. The month celebrates the...
"They will protect you, the people you are close to & the people who help you. You will be protected & able to see the people you love & go to those places in your community that you enjoy once again" -Watch Dr. Bonnie Henry's message on getting vaccinated http://ow.ly/U6kG50FEWgb
It easier than ever for people to get vaccinated with the launch of Vax for BC, the next step in the Province’s campaign to help as many eligible people as possible get vaccinated - http://ow.ly/2wSu50FEVxM
The COVID 19 pandemic has been very hard for all of us. We have missed seeing our friends and doing the things in our community that make us happy. But now, in British Columbia, we are very close to beating COVID and making ourselves and our communities safe thanks to vaccines.Building on our success, we need as many people as possible to get their vaccinations.Visit the "You Can Too!" webpage to find video messages from Dr. Bonnie Henry and self advocate leaders to let those who may be hesitating know, they can get their shots too! You can also find links to helpful information and resources.If you are a self advocate or family member who is still trying to decide, please take the time to review the page and the videos.If you are a service provider, please share this page with your staff and the individuals and families you support.www.communitylivingbc.ca/youcantoo/... See MoreSee Less
Krystian Shaw founded the The Kamloops Self Advocate Newsletter, “Putting Kamloops on the Map” and has become a fierce advocate for inclusion and eliminating stigma and discrimination, supported along the way by his support workers, friends, and mother Linda.Throughout his journey, Krystian has interviewed people worldwide, given multiple speeches, won provincial and national awards, and put his story in Canada 150th Anniversary Book. Check out this video created by Shaw Spotlight to learn more about Krystian, his story, his work and his advocacy: ... See MoreSee Less