2021 Accessibility Project grant recipients

Since 2018, as part of the Province’s goal to improve accessibility for people with disabilities in BC, DABC has been selected by the Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction (MSDPR) to distribute funding to community based “Accessibility Projects.”

For detailed information about the 2021 successful projects, download this accessible PDF: 2021 Accessibility Project PDF.

List of successful organizations/projects:

  • Arts Council of the North Okanagan
    Project Name: “Art for All” by Joining Hands
  • Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria
    Project Name: Disability Journey TOGETHER
  • Belfry Theatre Society
    Project Name: Belfry Theatre Accessibility Initiatives
  • Cherryville Community Food and Resource Society
    Project Name: Reaching Cherryville Residents Living with Disabilities
  • Coastal Research, Education, and Advocacy Network (CREAN)
    Project Name: Art Therapy Sessions for Youth With Disabilities
  • Maple Ridge, Pitt Meadows and Katzie Seniors Network
    Project Name: Safety for Everyone: A Disability Inclusive Emergency Preparedness Template for BC
  • Made in BC – Dance on Tour
    Project Name: Collective Access Screendance Residency
  • Pedal Society
    Project Name: Our Community Bikes Deaf Access
  • Powell River Brain Injury Society
    Project Name: Our People, Our Place; A History in Art
  • Cerebral Palsy Association of BC
    Project Name: Program Support: Movement Therapy, Dance, Yoga
  • The Arts Club of Vancouver Theatre Society
    Project Name: Accessibility & Community Building at the Arts Club
  • Vancouver Island Human Rights Coalition (VIHRC)
    Project Name: Accessibility Project Grant
  • Victoria Society for Blind Arts and Culture
    Project Name: Your Eyes My Vision
  • North Shore ConneXions Society
    Project Name: Access4Rec
  • Vines Art Festival Society
    Project Name: Mobilizing Land