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Press Statement—PLAN Applauds Enhancements to BC Disability Benefits

—FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE— Vancouver, BC, June 13, 2012—The Ministry of Social Development announced on Monday a number of positive changes to disability assistance in BC that include greater income allowances, increased asset limits, flexibility …

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New Disability Benefit Announcements from Government of BC

For Immediate Release — June 11, 2012 Office of the Premier Ministry of Social Development NEWS RELEASE Common Sense Changes Encourage Work, Protect Vulnerable Families VANCOUVER – Premier Christy Clark today unveiled the first …

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How Having a Strong Network can Make all the Difference

By Tina Dam, PLAN As a Mentor at PLAN I keep in touch with all of our networks—in particular with key organizers, family members and friends. I like to check in with everyone every few months, to …

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Giving in Action—March 2012 Newsletter

Giving in Action has some exciting news regarding eligibility to the Family Independence Fund. We are also pleased to announce a new opportunity for families looking for extra support with their grant applications. Keep …

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