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  • Project EveryBODY ~ Calling all Artists, Performers & Film-makers!

    Project EveryBODY is once again hosting the 2015 Vancouver International Disability Film & Art Festival in September! They are looking for: –  Artists who have visual works that focus on the theme of diversity, inclusion or ability, and/or have lived experience with disability: – Performers — comedians, dancers, poets or musicians — who have lived experience […]

  • BACI GM & Summer Bar-B-Q ~ June 25 – 26

    Join us for 2 days of good food, entertainment, and interesting conversation. Come to our Summer General Meeting (GM), on Thursday, June 25 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm at Still Creek Centre, 2702 Norland Avenue in Burnaby. Join us at 6:00 pm to enjoy a light dinner and special entertainment before the meeting begins. Then hear special […]

  • BACI AGM ~ Call for Nominations & Resolutions

    BACI’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held on Thursday, September 24, 2015. If you are interested in submitting nominations and/or resolutions for BACI’s Board of Directors, please send them to Tanya Sather before June 5, 2015.      

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  • Building Confidence ~ One Donut at a Time

    How does someone who dreams of a desk job become one of the best donut icers in town? Read Calvin’s story here.

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  • Sometimes Dreams are Loud!

    Mike is a huge rock music fan who dreamed of going to his first concert! Read his story here.  

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  • Josh’s Story ~ Part 2

    Read Josh’s Story as he navigates a bureaucratic maze. Once you know who you are, how do you convince the system?

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  • Karey’s Choice

    Karey faced an interesting choice. As a parent with 3 children to support, would she choose a new job with stability? Or one that presented an unpredictable environment, but also opportunities for growth and development? Read her story here.

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  • BACI: Five Years of Reflection, Learning & Growth

    Read about BACI’s journey over the past 5 years as we continue to seek innovative ways to help the people and families we support have “a good life.”

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  • What’s Happening in Children’s Services

    The past few months have been filled with fun and learning — about the History of Art — at one of BACI’s out of school care centres. Read more about it!

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