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New: Family Respite Policy

Community Living BC (CLBC) is pleased to announce that they have created a more flexible respite policy for families. This policy incorporates learnings from how families used respite during COVID-19 and provides on-going clarity for families on the use of respite funding. The policy starts on October 1, 2021. Please read the policy and the Frequently Asked Questions to understand all the

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Chats with Vela

Chats with Vela are online video chats providing Microboards and Individualized Funding recipients an opportunity to speak with Vela staff about resources and current updates. These chats are an opportunity to ask questions, learn about current updates, and connect with other families who are part of the conversation.  When Select Thursdays throughout the summer months: Upcoming dates: Thursday, June

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Vela’s 12 Days of Christmas: Give the Gift of Independence

December is the month of giving and for the next 12 days we will be sharing stories about families and their loved ones with disabilities who have been positively impacted by Vela Canada in hopes that you, or someone you know, will provide a donation, allowing us to continue the positive work we do. #giftofindependence 

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