L’Arche Comox Valley — I Belong Centre Outreach Program
The I Belong Centre promotes arts, wellness and social-recreational activities for people with disabilities in the Comox Valley. This funding will help to continue this work for the people in the Comox Valley.
Burnaby Association for Community Inclusion — Making Kudoz Accessible in New Regions
This project will expand Kudoz, a social learning platform for youth and adults with cognitive disabilities, to more communities in B.C.
Frog Hollow Neighbourhood House — MAKE IT
MAKE IT supports youth with addiction and mental-health issues to promote de-stigmatization and recovery.
Prince George Brain Injured Group — People with Brain Injury
The Preparing for Wildfire and Other Emergencies project will help people with brain injuries and other disabilities prepare for emergencies, such as wildfires and other natural disasters.
The Cridge Centre for Family — Food Service Skills Training and Employment
This project will provide employment and training opportunities in food services for people with disabilities, while helping them to contribute to their communities.
Victoria Disability Resource Centre — Disability Awareness Training Project
The Disability Awareness Training Project will create a curriculum and resources for employers to promote better understanding of the disability community and its unique needs in the workplace.
Blind Beginnings Society — Youth Speakers Bureau
The program promotes leadership and empowerment of blind or partially sighted youth by developing their public speaking and presentation skills.
PosAbilities Association of BC — Individualized Sexual Health and Healthy Relationships Training for Adults with Cognitive Disabilities
This project will promote accessible education and awareness training about sexuality and healthy relationships for people with cognitive disabilities and their supporters.
Aquafit for All Association — Aqua BLAST
Aqua BLAST will deliver an adapted aquafit program tailored to the needs of people recovering from a stroke.
PacificSport Vancouver Island — WheelKids
WheelKids supports kids with disabilities aged 5-12 to develop their abilities and confidence in sport.
BC Wheelchair Sports Association – Aboriginal Bridging the Gap Program
This project will help reduce barriers to sport for Indigenous persons with a disability.
viaSport British Columbia — #LevelTheField: Disability Inclusion in Sport & Recreation
This project will advance the development of software that promotes access to sports and recreation for people with disabilities.
Camp Bowen Society for the Visually Impaired — Music Camp 2019
This project will provide music education for blind and deafblind children and youth in a camp setting.
Nanaimo Food Share Society — Everyone At the Table (EAT)
This project will help reduce isolation and increase access to healthy food and cooking skills for people with disabilities and other members of the community.
Richmond Centre for Disability — Accessible Parking in Accessible Communities
This project will use online tools to develop an inventory of accessible parking spaces and track instances of abuse of these spaces.
UVic School of Public Health and Social Policy — James at UVIC
This project will further the development of James, an autonomous mobile robot designed to support students with disabilities at the University of Victoria.