Public Announcements

CARF International Survey – May 14 – May 16, 2018

A survey team from CARF International will be visiting Spectrum services between May 14 – 16, 2018 We invited the surveyors to evaluate how well we meet international standards for quality.  The survey will tell us what we are doing … Continue reading

BC Government Announces New Woodlands Settlement

The provincial government announced plans over the weekend to compensate former residents of Woodlands who had been excluded from a 2010 settlement because they were discharged before 1974. The government also announced plans to raise settlement amounts to $10,000 for … Continue reading

Community Events – April 20, 2018

What’s happening in your community in April? – Free Financial Coaching –  Capture Photography Festival – Pirates and Lovers Set Sail at Stage Door Theatre! – Caramel Coffee House and Social Club – Family Works Continue reading

Good Working Relationship with Ready, Willing, and Able

Ready, Willing, and Able (RWA) is a national campaign is to increase the employment rate of people with intellectual disabilities and Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) by engaging employers and raising awareness about the value of hiring people with disabilities. Continue reading

CARF International Survey – May 14 – May 16, 2018

Spectrum’s services will be reviewed by CARF surveyors between May 14th and May 16th. Let us know if you would like to speak to a CARF surveyor! Continue reading

BC Government Announces New Woodlands Settlement

The provincial government announced plans over the weekend to compensate former residents of Woodlands who had been excluded from a 2010 settlement because they were discharged before 1974. The government also announced plans to raise settlement amounts to $10,000 for all survivors. Continue reading

Community Events – April 13, 2018

What’s happening in your community in April – Sip and Paint for Inclusion – Niall & Marcus Talk About Sh!t Niall Likes – Free Financial Coaching – Caramel Coffee House and Social Club Continue reading

Learning Opportunities – April 13, 2018

Plan Institute – 8th International Research Conference on Adolescents and Adults with FASD – Social Role Valorization – Disability Resource Network of BC for Post-Secondary Education Annual Conference – On-line Gentle Teaching Training – Rise Up Conference – 2018 Portland Gathering – July 22-25, 2018 Continue reading

BC Government Announces New Woodlands Settlement

The provincial government announced plans over the weekend to compensate former residents of Woodlands who had been excluded from a 2010 settlement because they were released before 1974. The government also announced plans to raise settlement amounts to $10,000 for all survivors. Continue reading

Partnership with Pacific Autism Family Network

The PAFN Employment program is part of the national campaign, Ready Willing and Able which is a collaborative initiative working to build a more inclusive workforce across BC. Continue reading