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COVID-19 Connection National Roundtable for April 21, 2021

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The April 21, 2021 COVID-19 Connection National Roundtable is the fifth part in a series that is focused on helping participants become more confident in self-advocacy. In this part, we will continue to discuss different types of advocacy and asking the question “what are the steps of the advocacy process?” Don’t worry if you missed […]

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COVID-19 Connection National Roundtable for April 14, 2021

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The April 14, 2021 COVID-19 Connection National Roundtable is the fourth part in a series that is focused on helping participants become more confident in self-advocacy. In this part, we will be discussing different types of advocacy and the advocacy process. Don’t worry if you missed other, parts you can still join us. The morning […]

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COVID-19 Connection National Roundtable for April 7, 2021

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The April 7, 2021 COVID-19 Connection National Roundtable is the third part in a series that is focused on helping participants become more confident in self-advocacy. In this part, we will be asking the question “What are the different types of advocacy?” Don’t worry if you missed the first two, you can still join us. […]

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Camp Bowen Society: Notice of Special Meeting of Members

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Notice is hereby given of a Special Meeting of Members to be held by the Camp Bowen Society for the Independence of the Blind and Deafblind for the purpose of considering and approving a name change. The meeting will be held on Monday, April 12, 2021 at 4 PM Pacific. All members are welcome. To […]

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Happy International Women’s Day

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This year, international women’s day falls on March 8. In honour of this significant day, we have chosen women from the blind and partially sighted community that have either shaped our lives in some form, or are admired by many. There are many women out there that we admire, but for the sake of brevity, […]

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Supporter Spotlight: Pacific Blue Cross Health Foundation

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The Pacific Training Centre for the Blind would like to thank the Pacific Blue Cross Health Foundation for their generous donation of $8,000. “We are very proud to support the Pacific Training Centre for the Blind with new learning equipment, including two Braille displays, a talking laptop, and other training tools”, says Jim Iker, Chair, […]