LATEST  NEWS

COVID 19

Please note our office remains open to serve you during the COVID 19 pandemic. We can be reached via phone or email. 

We will not be meeting with clients at this time as we practice safe social distancing. We can, however, arrange contactless delivery or curbside pickup if need be of supplies or equipment.

We will continue to review all applications

for funding as received.

We hope you are all staying safe.

Click here for a list of Financial Resources available for Individuals who are affected by COVID 19 courtesy of Access Law.

SmartMom

CANADA'S FIRST EVIDENCE-BASED PRENATAL EDUCATION PROGRAM VIA TEXT MESSAGING

Text messages are delivered at no cost, are timed to be relevant to gestational age, and include links to online resources and local services. The program also offers supplemental text messages for specific concerns. SmartMom is endorsed by the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada ( SOGC).

For more info visit smartmomcanada.ca

Free Online Course for Professionals working with Parents with Physical Disabilities

Course - Caring for Pregnant and New Parents with Physical Disabilities #17969

Developed by  Karen Hodge, Melanie Basso & Amanda Lee 

For more info or  to register, click  Here

Many Thanks

 

Many Thanks to The Hagkull Family of Chilliwack for their continued support of our pop tab program. They recently sent us $305.10 for pop tabs that they had collected on our behalf. 

UPCOMING EVENTS

SBHABC Board Meeting

Wednesday, September 9, 2020, @ 6:30 p.m. Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus Board meeting

June is Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus Awareness Month.

MyBooklet BC

is A FREE online tool that families and people with disabilities can use to create a beautiful and personalized information booklet for a loved one or for themselves.

  • Are you tired of constantly repeating your "story" to doctors, teachers, therapists, friends, and family?

  • Do you wish all your important information was in one document?

  • Do you wish you could share more than just the medical and diagnostic facts?

If you answered yes to any of these questions, you'll want YOUR OWN myBooklet now!

Click Here to get started.

Participate In Research       

Nov 20, 2019 Survey on Accessibility in Canada

 

KITE, which is the research arm of the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute is conducting on accessibility in Canada. The purpose of the study is to learn about the main barriers to accessibility that persons with a disability, older adults (65 years old or older) who do not have a disability, and caregivers for persons with a disability encounter in Canada.

Click Here to learn how you can be involved.

Oct 30, 2019 INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGY FOR PEOPLE WITH
DISABILITIES AND THEIR CAREGIVERS

 

Dr. Mortenson and his research team from the University of British Columbia are looking for volunteers to participate in a study prioritizing technological solutions for people with disabilities and their caregivers.

Click Here to learn how you can be involved.

THANK YOU!

Our Sincere Thanks to Dean Chernoff, Becky, Harmony Ward Loop, Crystal Carroll and Amanda L for hosting Facebook fundraisers on their birthdays. Many Thanks to their friends and family who gave a donation to us on their behalf.

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Mailing Address:

Suite 228  102-15910 Fraser Highway, Surrey BC V4N 0X9

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