British Columbia

November 22, 2016
This guide gives an overview of the judicial review process, from preparing and filing your petition and affidavit to representing yourself in court. We include sample documents and the ability to...
Keywords: Online Resource , court, Employment Insurance (EI), Employment Standards, evictions, Housing and Tenancy, judicial review, Legal Info, WCB, workers' compensation, Workers' Compensation, British Columbia, Manuals and guides
August 17, 2016
A BC based website with videos, FAQs, and resources aimed at helping you with Income Assistance, Tenancy, Disability and more.
Keywords: Online Resource , Employment Insurance (EI), Housing and Tenancy, Welfare, British Columbia, Gateways
June 7, 2016
Last week the Carnegie Community Action Project released their report card on how the city of Vancouver measured up in tackling the housing crisis in 2015. The result is mostly F's with a few D's.
Keywords: Article , Homelessness, Housing, British Columbia
March 11, 2016
We offer a newsletter for people to share their life experiences with disabilities or mental illnesses by focusing on their abilities and strengths to reduce stigma and discrimination around all...
Keywords: Online Resource , Disability, self advocacy, British Columbia, Campaigns and initiatives
March 4, 2016
This project aims to disseminate human rights information that is accurate, accessible, and relevant to the safety and well-being of trans and gender-diverse individuals and their supportive allies...
Keywords: Online Resource , Human Rights, LGBT, LGBTQ, trans rights, British Columbia, General resources
January 25, 2016
The Tenant Resource and Advisory Centre (TRAC) and the Justice Education Society are pleased to announce the launch of a new online course for tenants, Renting it Right! Designed for first-time...
Keywords: Online Resource , Housing and Tenancy, British Columbia, General resources
January 15, 2016
The Office of the Seniors Advocate monitors and analyzes seniors’ services and issues in B.C., and makes recommendations to government and service providers to address systemic issues.
Keywords: Online Resource , senior's issues, Seniors and Elders, British Columbia, Government information
January 12, 2016
The Disability Alliance BC has put together an update on the changes to the Disability Tax Credit application. See the attached letter and their website for more information.
Keywords: Article , Disability, British Columbia
January 8, 2016
This project aims to map places and resources in Metro Vancouver which may be particularly useful for incoming Syrian refugees and recent immigrants. It is available both online and in print maps.
Keywords: Online Resource , Arabic, Immigrants/Refugees/Newcomers, Multilingual, Syrian refugees, British Columbia, General resources
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
Keywords: Article , British Columbia
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