Events

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

 


Living Life to the Full

Are you looking for mental health support? ConnecTra is listening, and we have heard you. We have partnered with the Canadian Mental Health Association to offer Living Life to the Full, a FREE mental health course designed to help people deal with everyday life challenges and learn self-management skills. Space is limited to 25 people,…

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…

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…

The Right Fit Project

Join IFRCs Paul Gauthier on April 16th to learn all about The Right Fit Project (RFP)! This project is a multi-partner service designed to address the crisis in wheelchair accessible housing by matching affordable, accessible homes and independent living supports with people who need them in the Lower Mainland. RFP is an effort to address…

Disability Tax Credits with Sharareh from DABC

Tax season is here! Have questions about Disability Tax Credit, Registered Disability Savings Plan, the Persons with Disability Benefits (PWD) and the Canada Pension Plan Disability Benefits? Join Sharareh Saremi from Disability Alliance BC (DABC) to learn more about tax credits and plans that may benefit you. There will also be some time for your…

Navigating Transitions with Penny Allport

Join your community and Penny Allport for her introspective Zoom series that will guide you through the "8 Gates of Wisdom". This multi-part ConnecTogether series will begin in January and continue weekly on Tuesdays! Penny Allport is a Creative Explorer with a passion for all that is possible in the living inquiry of what it…

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…

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…

Guerilla Gardening- Taking back our green space!

It’s a Pandemic Gardening Revolution! In this event, we invite you to learn about inspiring ideas for gardening rebels to make the world a greener, happier, and more creative place for themselves, others in their communities during this pandemic. Guerrilla gardening is the act of gardening on land that the gardeners do not have the…

Sportability BC

Have you always wondered about how people with disabilities can uniquely enjoy sports? Join us on April 26th to learn about SportAbility BC – a disability sport organization offering sport opportunities for British Columbians with physical disabilities. In this presentation, you will learn about the sports of Para Ice Hockey, Boccia, and Power Soccer, how…

Navigating Transitions with Penny Allport

Join your community and Penny Allport for her introspective Zoom series that will guide you through the "8 Gates of Wisdom". This multi-part ConnecTogether series will begin in January and continue weekly on Tuesdays! Penny Allport is a Creative Explorer with a passion for all that is possible in the living inquiry of what it…

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…