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2016 Family Focus Conference ~ Register Now!

Join us at the 2016 Family Focus Conference, October 21 – 23, in Richmond, BC! It’s inspiring, entertaining and informative! Family Focus conferences bring together family members, self advocates, service providers, community partners and friends to share their experiences, learn, celebrate coming together, and support one another. Topics of discussion include family leadership, financial planning, advocacy, early […]

Media Release ~ Bus Pass Program & Increase in PWD Assistance Rate

A joint Media Release was sent out today by BACI and 5 others (BC Aboriginal Network on Disability Society, InclusionBC, Disability Alliance BC,  Al Etmanski, and Dr. Michael J. Prince) in response to the recent announcement by government regarding changes to the Bus Pass Program and a small increase in the Persons With Disabilities (PWD) Assistance […]

Changes to BC Bus Pass Program & Disability Assistance Rate

BACI is pleased by the provincial government’s recent announcement regarding changes to the BC Bus Pass program for people receiving disability assistance, and a small ($25) increase to people’s monthly support allowance.   CHANGES TO THE BC BUS PASS PROGRAM: Starting on September 1, 2016, all people who receive Persons with Disabilities (PWD) funding will: […]

BACI 60th Summer BBQ ~ June 24

Join us for the block party of the year — BACI’s 60th Summer Bar-B-Q! Enjoy great free food and live entertainment, including a band, Lip Sync Battle, swing dance demonstration, face painting, mendhi and more!      When: Friday, June 24, from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm      Where: 2702 Norland Avenue, Burnaby If […]

AGM ~ Call for Nominations & Resolutions

BACI’s 60th Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be held on Thursday, September 22, 2016. If you would like to submit nominations and/or resolutions for the BACI Board of Directors, please send them to the address below by June 13, 2016: Nominations Committee c/o Tanya Sather 2702 Norland Avenue Burnaby, BC V5B 3A6 Or email: tanya.sather@gobaci.com […]

BACI GM ~ June 16

Join us on Thursday, June 16, from 6:30 – 8:30 pm, for a special sports-themed General Meeting! Come early at 6:00 pm and share a light dinner with us too! We’re excited that Dan Howe, President and CEO of Special Olympics BC, is our special guest speaker. Other meeting highlights include the unveiling of our new […]

In Memoriam ~ Roy Pugsley

It is with great sadness that we learned of the sudden passing of our good friend Roy Pugsley on May 17th. In his final hours, Roy was surrounded by family and friends. His family was amazed at how big his network was, and were thankful to see everyone. Roy was a joy to be around. He […]

BACI Breeze ~ Summer Youth Camp!

It’s back! BACI’s funtastic weekly summer camps for youth aged 13 to 18 who live in Burnaby or New Westminster. Check out this year’s flyer! Camps run from July 4 – August 26, Monday to Friday, from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. Participants choose 2-4 weeks, depending on enrolment. Additional weeks depend on availability. Weekly themes […]

May is Child Care Month!

It’s a time to recognize the amazing staff at our child care and out of school centres, and to thank them for their contribution to the well-being of our children and our families! Find more information on Child Care Month here.

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