Coming up this Friday, April 16 @ 11am: Join @VelaCanada & @FSIBC for an exclusive first peek at the new and improved Support Worker Central, an employment website connecting people with disabilities to support workers. Register here: http://ow.ly/UTJo50EowkG
Do you have questions about the vaccine rollout in regards to #pwd and their staff? Then we encourage you to attend this week's Chats with Vela where we will address some of these questions. Thurs, April 15 at 7pm (PST). Register at email@example.com.
COVID-19 vaccinations have begun in B.C. They will help keep people and communities safe from the virus and end this pandemic.To help people feel safe and confident about taking the COVID-19 vaccine, self advocates are leading the way with some support from our provincial leaders, including Dr. Bonnie Henry, Provincial Health Officer, Nicholas Simons, Minister of Social Development and Poverty Reduction and Ross Chilton, CEO of CLBC.Check out the video below where they share special messages about the importance of getting vaccinated: vimeo.com/526273833... See MoreSee Less
In the latest edition of CLBC's Update for Individuals and Families, topics include:- COVID-19 vaccinations for individuals eligible for CLBC; - Teleconference audio recording now available; - B.C.’s COVID-19 Immunization Plan is ahead of schedule; - Answers to frequently asked vaccine questions; - Province-wide restrictions to keep people safe; - First Nations Health Authority (FNHA) vaccination clinic update; - Permanent increase to PWD rates; - Strategies for mental health webinars; - Developmental Disabilities Mental Health Services (DDMHS) to host Spring groups; - Family-to-Family courses; - Reminder about helpful mental health supports; - Family Support Institute Recipes for Respite continue; - Metis Nation British Columbia (MNBC) Food Security Pilot; - Updated Support and Connection Toolkit; - Planning for your COVID-19 vaccine: - Plain language questions and answers; - Self Advocates Leading Connection updates; - COVID-19 Vaccine messages from self advocates and provincial leaders; - Join the #Vaxchamp campaign; - Celebrate World Autism Awareness Day; and more.Check out the latest update at the link below:ow.ly/sPG350EeEAi ... See MoreSee Less