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Saturdays with Shauna: Types of Ablism

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Editor’s Note: This is the second part in a three-part series on ableism. Part 1 of the series discusses the question: “What is ableism?” Part 2 examines the types of ableism. Part 3 discusses ableist micro-aggressions and how we can combat ableism. Although ableism is often subconscious, it has harmful and long-lasting impacts on persons […]

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Saturdays with Shauna: What Is Ableism?

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Editor’s Note: This is the first part in a three-part series on ableism. Part 1 of the series discusses the question: “What is ableism?” Future parts will dig even deeper into ableism, with part 2 examining the types of ableism and part 3 discussing ableist micro-aggressions and how we can combat ableism. Although today’s era […]

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Notice of Annual Member Meetings for PTCB, Camp Bowen, and COBD

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Annual member meeting season is just around the corner and we want to extend an invitation to all of you to join us virtually on November 1, 2021 for the following meetings: The Pacific Training Centre for the Blind Society (PTCB)’s Annual General Meeting COBD: Camp Bowen’s Annual Convention of Members The Canadian Organization of […]

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COVID-19 Connection National Roundtable for September 22, 2021

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This week we will continue discussing Frederick Driver’s speech “the blind leading the sighted?” The morning will begin with the weekly COVID-19 checkin followed by a discussion. Calls take place from 10 to 11 AM (1 to 2 PM Eastern). The Pacific Training Centre for the Blind, Canadian Federation of the Blind, and Camp Bowen […]