Events

There are many opportunities to engage with others in the community. Check out what’s coming up:

 


Abilities Dance Class with Joanne Cuffe

Move in new ways, release tension, and connect with community! No prior dance experience is needed. This weekly class has guided dance improvisation activities, encouraging each person to move in ways that work for them. We will also explore creating dance together and being creative while interacting on Zoom. There is no wrong move! Joanne…

Free

Adaptive Chair Yoga with Bobbie Seale-Cobiskey

Bobbie Seale-Cobiskey will be live every Wednesday at 12:00PM PDT from the comfort of her home for a 1hr Accessible Chair Yoga session. This Chair Yoga class will weave together practical breathing techniques with sensitively taught yoga postures and movements to meet the needs of all participants. As a Certified Yoga Therapist (CYT), Residential Care…

Free

Adaptive Fitness with Megan Williamson

Add some movement to your routine with weekly Adaptive Fitness with Megan Williamson! This workout is perfect for anyone who is living with a physical disability and is wanting to improve their fitness or start a fitness routine from home. Megan is a certified personal trainer through the Academy of Sports Medicine and the head…

Free

How to Tell Your Story with Emily Gillespie

Do you have a story to tell? As an author, disability activist and daydreamer, Emily Gillespie not only believes in the power of storytelling, but in helping you tell YOUR story. Join us for her presentation on Friday, June 18th at 12PM PDT to learn more. Emily is an author, disability activist and daydreamer. She…

Free

Rick Hansen Foundation: A Barrier to a Person with a Disability is a Barrier to Making a Profit

The Rick Hansen Foundation’s Accessibility Certification program (RHFAC) is an industry program designed to change the design and operating cultures controlling the built environment to better recognize both the real needs of people with disabilities and the significant return on investment that meaningful access brings. On June 21st, join Brad McCannell and learn how an…

Free

Abilities Dance Class with Joanne Cuffe

Move in new ways, release tension, and connect with community! No prior dance experience is needed. This weekly class has guided dance improvisation activities, encouraging each person to move in ways that work for them. We will also explore creating dance together and being creative while interacting on Zoom. There is no wrong move! Joanne…

Free

Adaptive Chair Yoga with Bobbie Seale-Cobiskey

Bobbie Seale-Cobiskey will be live every Wednesday at 12:00PM PDT from the comfort of her home for a 1hr Accessible Chair Yoga session. This Chair Yoga class will weave together practical breathing techniques with sensitively taught yoga postures and movements to meet the needs of all participants. As a Certified Yoga Therapist (CYT), Residential Care…

Free

Adaptive Fitness with Megan Williamson

Add some movement to your routine with weekly Adaptive Fitness with Megan Williamson! This workout is perfect for anyone who is living with a physical disability and is wanting to improve their fitness or start a fitness routine from home. Megan is a certified personal trainer through the Academy of Sports Medicine and the head…

Free

GrowABLE: Dealing with Bugs and Slugs in the Garden with Andrea Crook

We all dream of the perfect garden, with beautiful plants and no damaging bugs or diseases, but the reality is that everyone at some point will encounter problems in their garden. In this talk, we will discuss common garden pests such as slugs, aphids, spider mites, cabbage flies, etc., as well as some common diseases…

Free

Accessible Housing: The Right Fit Project with Paul Gauthier

Facing challenges with finding accessible housing? On May 28th, learn all about The Right Fit Project (RFP)! This project aims to address challenges in matching affordable, wheelchair-accessible homes in Metro Vancouver with people who need them. The Right Fit Project is a partnership between the Individualized Funding Resource Centre (IFRC) Society and Disability Alliance BC.Paul…

Free

Abilities Dance Class with Joanne Cuffe

Move in new ways, release tension, and connect with community! No prior dance experience is needed. This weekly class has guided dance improvisation activities, encouraging each person to move in ways that work for them. We will also explore creating dance together and being creative while interacting on Zoom. There is no wrong move! Joanne…

Free