Abbotsford School District is one of the fastest growing and most diverse communities in Canada. We are committed to providing learners of all ages and abilities with a multitude of innovative programs and educational support.
For over 25 years, Back in Motion has been dedicated to helping people improve their health, enhance their opportunities, and live better lives.
Bethesda Christian Association is a non-profit registered charity that provides an array of services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families.
Buxton Consulting Ltd. is a private company that specializes in providing career planning; vocational and rehabilitation assessments; employment marketing and placement; occupational and lifestyle counselling; as well as conducting training seminars and workshops for corporate and public sector organizations.
Unit 23 8635 Young Road
We believe everybody can work if they are given the right opportunity. We know your business is looking for the person who can do the job best, and sometimes that person may happen to have a disability.
Communitas Supportive Care Society is a faith-based, registered charity providing care in communities across British Columbia to those living with disabilities. As a part of our mission, we provide services ranging from 24-hour residential care to skills-based day programs to respite care for families. At Communitas, we support and empower people of all abilities, from all walks of life, regardless of faith, social standing, race or ethnicity.
Community Futures is the only organization throughout rural BC with a mandate for small business and community economic development. Our experts offer local assistance from 34 offices throughout rural BC. Community Futures offers a variety of services and tools to help entrepreneurs and small business owners achieve their goals, including business support services, business planning advice, loans and self employment assistance.
Community Living BC, or CLBC, is the provincial crown corporation that funds supports and services to adults with developmental disabilities, as well as individuals who have a diagnosis of Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) or Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder and who also have significant difficulty doing things on their own.
404 – 1688 152nd Street
Marie Lembesis, M.Ed., RCC, RRP, CCRC CVRP(F) has a practice that comprises vocational diagnostics, career counselling and personal counselling for individuals aged 16 and up. Her diagnostic work includes psycho-educational assessment (age 16 and over), psycho-vocational assessment, mental health screening, career interest and personality testing.
We believe everybody can work if they are given the right opportunity. Youth (15-24 years of age) are passionate, vital, and eager to make a difference and be part of their communities. Young people bring many benefits to the workplace, including energy, adaptability, technological skills and a new perspective. Well rounded staffing teams, including employees with developmental disabilities, reflect the values and ideals of the Chilliwack community, while helping to improve business culture and benefiting the bottom line of local employers.