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Alone Together

I am the Disability Advocate in the main office at Access- writing during the midst of a global pandemic that has brought our world- in many ways to a grinding halt. We have closed our doors at Access but we are still able to help with some…

Get Your Dance On at the Access Centre’s Disco

It's that time again! Join us Feb 20th at 6pm for a super fun night at our annual fundraiser. Only $30 for a burger, a beer (or glass of wine) and an evening of live performances, mingling, and dancing. We have had so many wonderful, generous…

Tax Volunteers for the Win

Here at the Access Centre, we offer FREE tax filing help and we are currently gearing up for this upcoming tax season. Though Revenue Canada is closed for E-filing this month, starting March 2nd and through March and April we will be in…

Access Goes Disco Fundraiser

Dust off your platform shoes, and pull out the polyester! We are taking over the ever popular Disco fundraiser! This event has been a blast every year and we are excited to be able to continue the tradition. This year there will be a live DJ,…

The Housing Crisis and Finding More Affordable Housing

Thanks to The Brain Injury Society for the article: HousingArticle  

Employment Severance Dispute

A client came in stating he had been dismissed from his employment. The employer had given our client a small severance settlement. He had been there for 20 years. We advised our client not to sign the full and final settlement agreement employer…

Housing Success Story

Issue Our client came to us with a notice to attend a Residential Tenancy Branch Arbitration Hearing. The client’s only source of income was Persons With Disability (PWD) benefits from the Ministry of Social Development and Social Innovation…

Barking Parrot Fundraiser

Each year the Barking Parrot organizes a local fundraiser for the Access Centre. This year will mark the 11th annual event. Please contact us to learn more about this campaign and how you can help raise funds for our worthy cause.