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Anti-Poverty News

November 30, 2015

In January, Access Pro Bono will be hiring a new Operations Coordinator
for one-year coverage of our current Operations...

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Deadline: Dec 10 2015 - 5:00pm
City: Vancouver
Province: British Columbia
Job
November 30, 2015

The Downtown Eastside Women’s Centre is a drop-in Centre and emergency night shelter offering a wide variety of services to a diverse...

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Deadline: Jan 1 2016 - 5:00pm
City: Vancouver
Province: British Columbia
Job
November 23, 2015
The Nanaimo Disability Centre has a new website at: http://ndrc.info/. You can also find them on Facebook. Check out their Find an Advocate listing as well: http://www.povnet.org/node/2527 [... READ]
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November 6, 2015
From the Disability Alliance BC: Starting December 1st 2015, people receiving the Persons with Disabilities benefit (PWD) will be able to have up to $100,000 in assets without it impacting their... [... READ]
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November 2, 2015
Last week the BC Supreme Court recognized the right of homeless people to sleep in public spaces. The ruling struck down a bylaw in Abbotsford, BC that banned temporary shelters in parks. For the... [... READ]
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October 21, 2015
Self-Advocate Net is an online community for the voice of Self Advocate leaders across BC. It is a place to have a voice, break down stereotypes and encourage positive change in our communities. You... [... READ]
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