Government of Canada Supports World Congress on Return to Work / Disability Management IFDM 2018

"The Pacific Coast University for Workplace Health Sciences (PCU-WHS) is pleased to announce that the 2018 International Forum on Disability Management (IFDM) conference will receive $75,000 through the Government of Canada’s Social Development Partnerships Program-Disability (SDPP-D) component, which helps improve the lives of children and families, people with disabilities, and other vulnerable Canadians."


Stephen Hawking dead at 76

A brilliant mind and an icon in disability advocacy.

"Stephen Hawking, whose brilliant mind ranged across time and space though his body was paralyzed by disease, died peacefully at home early Wednesday in Cambridge, England. He was 76 years old."


Protesters push back against immigration law that deters disabled people

Foreign nationals are inadmissible (to immigrate to Canada) if their medical condition ‘might reasonably be expected to cause excessive demand on health or social services.’


Paralympics give athletes another chance at reaching highest level

The small percentage of participation in para sports revealed in the commercial is also mirrored in the lack of public awareness and brand recognition for Canada's Paralympic athletes.