Information about Advocates who can help you

Do you need an Advocate? Here is some information about people who can help you!  BCPF often gets emails and requests for help with specific and personal problems that people might be having. Problems like accessing services, complaints about services, questions about services, proble
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Nominations for the National People First Board

BC People First is excited to have nominated JoAnne Gauthier and David Johnston to be members of the National Canada People First Board of Directors. Good luck to both of you and we know you will do BCPF proud! -JoAnne has been nominated for the positions of 1rst Vice President and 2n
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Check out our Summer 2017 Newsletter!

We have lots to catch our members and supporters up on! Check out our Summer 2017 Newsletter! Inside: Letter from the new President of BCPF: Michael McLellan Announcing the 2017-2018 BCPF Board of Directors and Vacancy in the position of Regional Director of the Lower Mainland East an
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BC PEOPLE FIRST PARTICIPATES AT THE 2017 INCLUSION BC CONFERENCE

BC PEOPLE FIRST PARTICIPATES AT THE 2017 INCLUSION BC CONFERENCE, by Michael McLellan The Inclusion BC learning event was a 3 parter. First, there was the pre-conference with all day work shops on Education and Employment then the Disability Pride March and then the learning event.  T
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Kids Brain Health Network wants input on what their research should focus on!

Kids Brain Health Network wants input on what their research should focus on, and they want YOUR help!   If you are a person affected by Cerebral Palsy, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders, and Autism Spectrum Disorders (self advocate adult or teen, parent of a child with CP, FASD,
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Freeing our People, Updates from the Long Road to deinstitutionalization

Hi Everybody, We would like to share with you an article that was written by Kory Earle, President of People First of Canada, and Natalie Spagnuolo, a friend of People First of Canada. People First of Canada is the national voice for people who have been labeled with an intellectual d
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BCPF new 2017-2018 Board of Directors!

Congratulations to our newest members of the BC People First Board of Directors! BCPF held elections at the All General Meeting on April 30th 2017 for open positions on our Board of Directors. We want to thank everyone who was nominated to a position. You were all so amazing and elect
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ALL GENERAL MEETING REGISTRATION OPEN!

Are you coming to the All General Meeting and Workshops? We sure hope to see you there! But you have to be registered to attend…..and registration is now OPEN!   Please send us an email at bcpfcoordinator@gmail.com or give us a call at 604-786-9642, and we will take your re
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ALL GENERAL MEETING AND CALL FOR NOMINATIONS

Call for nominations for the Board of Directors of BC People First! The Nominations are due April 23, 2017. Elections will be held at the AGM on Sunday April 30th, 2017. Visit our Events page for more details: click here.    Dear Members of BC People First: The BC People First So
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A letter from the President of BCPF Welcoming you to our new website!

A Letter from the President of BCPF, JoAnne Gauthier: Dear Members, friends and supporters of BC People First, Happy New year and I hope the year is going so far good for you all! 2016 wasn’t my best year, at the end of June I had a heart attack which prevented me from going to
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