Dancing for a great cause: Danika Milne is our September volunteer of the month

I have learned so much about patience and how to adapt to specific needs of different individuals in a group setting, says Danika Milne, a volunteer at CPABC’s Surrey Dance Without Limits program. She feels that one of the best things …
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It’s a girl! CPABC congratulates former staff member Christina Han

By Dan Chalcraft “Accept who you are and like yourself since cerebral palsy is just a part of who we are it and it doesn’t define us,” – that is the motto Christina Han lives by. Former staff member of …
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The good and the bad:  changes to provincial Persons with Disabilities Assistance program 

  Two recent changes to the BC Persons with Disabilities Assistance (PWD) program increase access while at the same time clawing back transit funding. On February 11, the Ministry of Social Development and Social Innovation (MSDSI) introduced legislation that will …
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The Power of Martial Arts – Marcus Skerratt

On April 30, 2016, the Cerebral Palsy Association of British Columbia will be launching a new martial arts/self defense program, called Self Defense Without Limits –  in conjunction with Sirota’s Alchymy.   For Marcus Skerratt, martial arts has provided an outlet …
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Find your tribe: New support group for parents and caregivers of individuals with physical disabilities

By Sheila Sidambaram, CPABC member Are you a parent/caregiver of a physically challenged child? Do you need tips to advocate for your child? Need to share with someone facing similar challenges? Need to trade equipment? Need some support? Want to …
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