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May 29, 2018

Close your eyes and imagine the front door to your dream house.

Your front door is both a gateway to your sanctuary where you can relax and be yourself, and a portal into the community where you can work, play, and belong.

May 17, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 17, 2018

Toronto, ON – Inclusion BC has issued a report titled, Stop Hurting Kids II: Restraint & Seclusion in BC Schools. Inclusion BC is calling for immediate provincial action to protect students with a disability from abuse as a result of the systemic use of restraint and seclusion in school.

May 14, 2018

Shane (middle) surrounded by his family.

This story comes from a previous version of the Coming Together...to Create Change newsletter.

By Ray McIsaac with Una Tucker, Newfoundland & Labrador

Laurel Drive in Stephenville, Newfoundland is the place Shane Spencer calls home.

May 10, 2018

May 7, 2018

Flourishing is a short documentary about suffering and human flourishing.

April 18, 2018

April is National Volunteer Month and the CACL Board of Directors is made up of 22 dedicated members. Our Board of Directors includes people with and without an intellectual disability and includes members that represent all 13 provinces & territories in Canada. Get to know three of our new board members below: Caihla Maccuish, Yvonne Spicer, and Michael J. Prince.

February 8, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Toronto, ON - The Canadian Association for Community Living (CACL) commends the recent introduction of The Opportunity for Workers with Disabilities Act (Bill C-395) in  the House of Commons. The Opportunities Act would ensure that persons with disabilities never lose more in benefits and taxation than they gain as a result of earning increased employment income.

January 17, 2018

The CACL membership appointed nine new members to the Board of Directors at our Annual General Meeting in Ottawa, December 2017. New board members represent diverse regions of Canada including British Columbia, Québec, Ontario, Manitoba, and the Northwest Territories.

We know you will make wonderful contributions in advancing inclusion in Canada!