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BACI Summer BBQ & Block Party ~ June 23

Join us on June 23, from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm, for the main event of the Summer — BACI’s Annual BBQ & Block Party!  Come to Still Creek Centre, 2702 Norland Avenue in Burnaby, and enjoy great music, free food and live entertainment — from fire spinners to face painters, mendhi artists to musicians. […]

BACI GM on June 15 ~ New Date!

Join us on Thursday, June 15, 2017, for BACI’s Summer General Meeting, from 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm at Still Creek Centre, 2702 Norland Avenue in Burnaby. Come at 6:00 pm and enjoy a light dinner, then help us celebrate the great results of our recent CARF survey! Everyone is welcome! Flip flops optional!

BACI Summer Youth Camp!

BACI’s Summer Camp will offer arts and recreational opportunities for youth aged 13 to 18 who live in Burnaby or New Westminster. The Camp runs from July 3rd – August 25th, Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm, and is open to all youth who qualify through MCFD – CYSN Burnaby and New […]

BACI’s CARF Survey — A Job Very Well Done!

After months of hard work in preparing for Accreditation, it’s finally over. The CARF Surveyors came, met with our BACI teams and other stakeholders, and left feeling very impressed! As you know, CARF (The Rehabilitation Accreditation Commission) has developed “best practice” standards by gathering feedback and expertise from families, people with disabilities, and the employees throughout North America who […]

In Memoriam ~ Jack Martin

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of one of BACI’s long-time members — Jack Martin. We extend our deepest sympathy to his daughter Diane, and to his other family members and friends. He will be missed. Details of a memorial service will be shared once they are known.  

CARF Accreditation Survey: May 15 – 17, 2017

We’re excited to announce that Surveyors from CARF (The Rehabilitation Accreditation Commission) will be visiting BACI from May 15th to 17th, 2017, to complete BACI’s external Accreditation process. As many of you know, BACI — like every other Community Living organization in BC — is required to go through an external review to make sure the standard […]

In Memoriam ~ Lois Godfrey

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of one of BACI’s founding members — Lois Godfrey. We extend our deepest sympathy to her daughters Yvonne Taylor and Carie Faa, and to the other family members, friends and colleagues whose lives she touched in such meaningful ways. From the first time 9 families sat around […]

BASIC INCOME: A Conversation with Hugh Segal ~ April 10th

Please join us for an important conversation about Basic Income for people with disabilities. It will be sparked and guided by our very special guest and Canadian champion for Basic Income — former Senator Hugh Segal. Our musical guests, m’girl — an ensemble of indigenous women — will start the evening by singing and drumming in celebration […]

Elizabeth May at The Gallery Gachet!

Check out Liz’s latest art show at The Gallery Gachet, 88 East Cordova Street in Vancouver. Liz is a talented young artist with autism who has been a friend of BACI’s for many years. Join us on March 24, 6-9pm for the show’s Opening. Or drop by any time until May 7. Hope to see […]

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