Public Announcements

Low Wage Redress Causing Distress

The Provincial Government established a Low Wage Redress fund last summer to respond to the challenges we face with recruitment and retention of employees at Spectrum and in community social services more generally.  Community Social Services workers are the lowest … Continue reading

Learning Opportunities – April 18, 2019

Conference registration is now open! – David Pitonyak Beyond “Behaviors” – Supporting Competence, Confidence, and Well-Being  – David Pitonyak Particularly (but not only) for Shared Living Folks:  The Importance of Belonging – Open Future Learning Continue reading

Please join us for the Annual Summer Picnic!

Please join us for the Annual Summer Picnic! WHEN:  Wednesday, July 17, 2019 TIME:  3 pm – 6 pm WHERE: John Hendry Park – Trout Lake – Picnic Gazebo 3300 Victoria Dr, Vancouver, BC V5N 4M4 We always welcome potluck … Continue reading

Community Events – April 18, 2019

What’s happening in your community in April?  – abOUT – Earth Day Parade – Caramel Coffee House and Social Club – Caregivers Retreat – Three Visions Walking in New West – Kudoz Continue reading

Resume Writing Tips

Resume Writing Tips by Emma Grenkie Since starting our Employment Supports journey with Spectrum, we’ve noticed that many people are interested in creating, updating, and getting support with resume writing. We love helping out with Resumes! Below are some quick … Continue reading

Learning Opportunities – April 12, 2019

Conference registration is now open! – David Pitonyak Beyond “Behaviors” – Supporting Competence, Confidence, and Well-Being  – David Pitonyak Particularly (but not only) for Shared Living Folks:  The Importance of Belonging – Open Future Learning Continue reading

Community Events – April 12, 2019

What’s happening in your community in April? – Caramel Coffee House and Social Club – Three Visions Walking in New West – Kudoz Continue reading

Low Wage Redress – Wage Equity Update #31

Here’s an update on the Low Wage Redress campaign for fair wage increases and a call to action for everyone interested in strong, stable teams of respected staff providing person-centred support. Continue reading

Learning Opportunities April 5, 2019

Maps and Path Training – Trauma Informed Practice Workshop – Inclusion BC Conference – David Pitnoyak – Beyond Behaviors & The Importance of Belonging – Open Future Learning – Mandt Training Continue reading

Community Events – April 5, 2019

What’s happening in your community in March? – Caramel Coffee House and Social Club – Neighbourhood Small Grants –  Greenest City Neighbourhood Small Grants – Three Visions Walking in New West – Kudoz Continue reading