A 1989 government promised to eliminate child poverty. 30 years later (2018 data) we still have 1 in 5 children living in povertyin our province. There are 26 concrete recommendations in this report from First Call BC Child and Youth Advocacy Coalition
Tag: disability justice
Within the last year, BC parents paid for many services that should be provided in school or by Health or MCFD to be truly equitable, including tutoring, occupational therapy, psychoeducational assessments, and more.
Across all major parties there is very little reference to disabled children, youth and adults in their election platforms. We have a wish list that we hope will be enacted by the new government and we hope you will ask your local candidates about some of these things!
Exclusion Tracker 2020/21 Preliminary Report – September – see what we’ve learned so far about #bced exclusions of students with #disabilities
#AdvoCon2020 Workshop: Embrace Your Story with Madeline Kean and @LisaWallaceBC #bcedchat #InclusionMatters
#AdvoCon2020 Education as a Human Right with @lktrack of @clasbc #bced #bcpoli #HumanRights
#AdvoCon2020 Workshop: Advocacy During a Pandemic – chair @TracyCareQ shares info on #HumanRights and advocacy in #bced
#AdvoCon2020 Setting the standard for Education Assistants in B.C. with @CindyDalglish and @KappmeierRyan #bced #bcedchat
#AdvoCon2020 Panel: Work & Economic Justice for Parents/Guardians by @andrea_coutu #bced #HumanRights #Justice
Come with your mad trivia skills, raise money and win PRIZES!
This BCEdAccess fundraiser will be a chance to spend time with founder and chair Tracy Humphreys and celebrate her birthday!