Public Announcements

The Need for Holidays

The benefits of taking a break from work. Continue reading

Community Events – August 10, 2018

What’s happening in your community in August? – The Vancouver Outsider Arts Festival – Temple Grandin – Don Davies, MP hosts Annual Community BBQ – Barefoot for Bipolar Fundraiser – Relaxed performances at the Cultch -Caramel Coffee House and Social Club – Ways to Save at The Fair Continue reading

Joyce Collingwood Skytrain Access Changes

The Joyce Collingwood SkyTrain is undergoing further upgrades. The West station will be closed on Monday, August 13th and all passengers must enter and exit on the east side of Joyce street, with stairs, elevator and escalators as your options. Continue reading

Community Events – August 3, 2018

What’s happening in your community in August? – Honda Celebration of Light 2018 – BOOK LAUNCH – “TOTALLY AMAZING: FREE TO BE ME” – The Vancouver Outsider Arts Festival – Temple Grandin – Caramel Coffee House and Social Club – Ways to Save at The Fair Continue reading

Self-Advocate Net – Stories

Self-Advocate Net is an on-line community for the voice of Self Advocate leaders across BC. It is a place to have a voice, break down stereotypes and encourage positive change in our communities. Change starts with sharing what is important … Continue reading

How do You Find Information about an Employer?

You finally receive an email from the employer saying that they want to do an interview with you! You are so excited! But there is so much you can do between that call and the interview, to assist you in preparing for it as you want to be top notch! Continue reading

Self-Advocate Net – Stories

Self-Advocate Net is an on-line community for the voice of Self Advocate leaders across BC.

It is a place to have a voice, break down stereotypes and encourage positive change in our communities.

Change starts with sharing what is important to you! Continue reading

Community Events – July 27, 2018

What’s happening in your community in August? – Honda Celebration of Light 2018 – BOOK LAUNCH – “TOTALLY AMAZING: FREE TO BE ME” – The Vancouver Outsider Arts Festival – Temple Grandin – Caramel Coffee House and Social Club – Ways to Save at The Fair Continue reading

Health and Safety during Extreme Heat

The safety of the individuals we support and our staff is a top priority for us. Spectrum would like to remind our staff, caregivers, families and individuals to take precautions to prevent heat-related illness during extreme heat, particularly for those who may be more vulnerable to these conditions such as the elderly, people on certain medications and those with respiratory conditions. Continue reading

Annual Summer Picnic!

Our annual picnic was another fun success, sunny and an awesome turnout! Thank you to everyone that helped pull it all together this year. To the Spectrum team; your help, big or small was immensely appreciated!   So fun to … Continue reading