Category Archives: Disability

Next Chapter Book Club in Vancouver

We are members of the Next Chapter Book Club in Vancouver. We thought you would be interested in hearing about what we are reading and doing these days. We meet every Thursday evening from 6:30-8pm at the coffee house The … Continue reading

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Annual Summer Picnic – Wednesday July 17th 3:00 to 6:00 pm

Come out to the annual summer picnic at John Hendry Park – Trout Lake – and enjoy fun, friends and food. July 17, 2013 from 3pm to 6pm. Continue reading

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CLBC WOW Award Winner!

Nevada nominated his boss Chris Kamachi for a WOW!clbc Award to recognize his performance as an outstanding inclusive employer. Continue reading

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BC Ideas Provides $15,000 Investment in Spectrum Project

We are pleased to announce that Spectrum was chosen as recipient of $15,000 from the Community Living Innovation Venture for our proposal on community mapping. Continue reading

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A Photo of That Moment!

Richard and Chad made a photo book of Richard’s meetings with media personalities. Continue reading

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Spectrum’s Person of the month: Nicholas Czerwinski

In the past, it was challenging to make friends outside of the family nucleus but lately, now that I became part of the Spectrum family, this has changed. Continue reading

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PATH Training – Sept 10-13, 2012 – Burnaby

PATH has been one of our favourite planning processes and this is a great local opportunity to become a PATH Facilitator. Continue reading

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