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  • We’re hiring: Technology & UX Lead

    We are looking for a self-starter – with a general background in all functions of technology, communications & project coordination. Someone who’s ready to offer front-end support to users of abilities and lead exciting cross platform web-based projects.

  • In Memoriam ~ Victoria (Vicki) Ewen

    It is with great sadness what we announce the passing of Vicki Ewen on July 17th at Burnaby General Hospital, surrounded by friends. Vicki was a member of the BACI family for almost 30 years. Her fun-loving spirit and sense of humour touched the hearts and brightened the lives of all who knew her. Vicki […]

  • In Memoriam ~ Margaret Selmser

    It is with a heavy heart that we announce the loss of a long-standing member of the BACI family. Margaret Selmser, who worked for BACI for over 30 years, passed away on July 12th. Margaret made a difference in the lives of all who knew her. We extend our sincerest condolences to her loving husband […]

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BACI Stories

Stories may be reprinted in their entirety with permission and when credited. Please contact Carol Broomhall at 604-292-1277 for more information.

  • 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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