Disabled Community Connection Network - Next Meeting

Disabled Community Connection Network (DCCN) is a monthly connection and information sharing group for people of all ages (16+) with any disability.

Next Meeting:
Thursday, August 17th, 4-6 PM
Speaker: Karen Lai (Accessibility and Inclusion Consultant)
Topic: Overcoming Barriers to Employment and Education as a Disabled Person

PeerNet BC
#408-602 West Hastings (an accessible space)
Vancouver, B.C. V6Z 2W3

ASL Interpretation and food is provided! The space is also wheelchair accessible. Please let them know of any accommodations and dietary needs you require.

Please email s.klassen@nsdrc.org or call 604-904-4088 to register.


Job Opportunities: West Coast Domestic Workers' Association

The West Coast Domestic Workers’ Association has been approved for summer job placement funding. This non-profit organization  provides free legal services to domestic workers and other temporary foreign workers. The job postings are attached below:

Job Description – Organizational Development Coordinator

Job Description – Research Assistant

Job Description – Community Outreach Coordinator

Job Opportunities: Accessibility and Inclusion Consultant

DABC has received information about two job opportunities:

There are two, two-year contract Accessibility & Inclusion Consultant positions available. These positions will support the Presidents Group’s Pathfinding Project, working with the disability and business communities to research, pilot and develop a toolkit of resources, approaches and processes that will support increased employment success rates for people with disabilities.

To view the job posting, please click here.