Category Archives: self-advocacy

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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George Pearson Centre – Redevelopment Consultation

The property that Pearson Centre occupies is being redeveloped and Vancouver Coastal Health has presented housing and care options for the people currently living at Pearson Centre. Please read this article to learn more about the options and provide feedback to the city of Vancouver. 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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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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Linda’s Vacation in Osoyoos

Linda enjoys getting away on vacation. This year’s trip was to Osoyoos to meet up with her sister Randi. Continue reading

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News from folks we care about: Kathy Taylor

In July this year, Kathy and Debbie shared a couple of days together vacationing in Harrison Hot Springs, B.C. Continue reading

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