The header graphic shows 6 pictures. From left to right: A mother pushes her baby in a stroller. A lady in a wheelchair takes a book off a library shelf. A lady pulls her luggage up a ramp. A blind man uses a cane down a hallway. A nice stone ramp leading into a public building. And a man walks with a seeing eye dog.

Links

Abilities in Mind Conference - March 12 & 13, 2013, Vancouver. Embracing Ability: Redifining a Diverse Workplace"

Horsefly, British Columbia  http://accessible.horsefly.bc.ca/index.html - the wheelchair friendly community in the Cariboo. 

Horsefly Accessible Brochure - The community of Horsefly in the Cariboo welcomes low mobility residents & visitors!

MobileWomen.org http://www.mobilewomen.org/  An online magazine for women in wheelchairs.

Tire Stewardship BC - Community Grants Program Tire Stewardship B.C. will match an organization up to $30,000 for the cost of installing the used rubber. 

Non-profit organizations that receive funding must be open to the public and wheel chair accessible.

BC Accessible Motorhome/RV Rentals Explore Vancouver Island and BC and enjoy all that BC has to offer from tourist attractions to camping outdoors from the comfort of a motorhome fully equipped to meet the special needs of a wheelchair/scooter adventurer. This company also has an accessible boat.

Canadian Barrier Free Design Canadian Barrier Free Design (CBFD) develops the design criteria necessary to create accessible environments for people with disabilities over the long term.

SAFERHome Society  SAFERhome believes sustainability includes people. Communities are changing, therefore housing should too.

Wheelchair Basketball - Online guide and resource for inclusive physical activity.

Winton Global Homes - Building visitable houses for the north! http://www.wintonglobal.com/about_winton_global/visitable_homes.php

The Livable Inclusive Report Card - To access the Livable Inclusive Report Card developed by Laurie Ringaert from Measuring Up the North.

Bracewell's Alpine Wilderness Adventures - A fully accessible travel destination in the magnificent Cariboo Chilcotin of British Columbia.

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