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RSCL’s 9th Annual Benefit of Possibilities A Success

The Benefit of Possibilities…A Community Affair is RSCL’s signature annual fundraising event.   The 2017 Benefit of Possibilities took place on Thursday, November 9th at the Pacific Gateway Hotel raising more than $20,000.  Proceeds from the event will benefit RSCL programs … Continue reading

Respite Contractors Wanted

Respite contractors are skilled caregivers who give parents a break by spending quality time with an individual with developmental disabilities. We are looking for hourly and overnight respite contractors for several families with children, teens and adults with developmental disabilities. … Continue reading

I Am Voting

  Richmond Society for Community Living is pleased to be supporting the “I Am Voting: BC Election 2017” initiative. Every adult supported by our organization has the right to vote in the provincial election May 9. Over the next few months, … Continue reading

RSCL Advocates for Increased Funding for Early Intervention Services

Waitlists are preventing children with disabilities from living their lives. Early Childhood Intervention (ECI) has not seen a funding increase in more than 10 years, despite the increasing demand for service and rising costs for program delivery. Richmond Society for Community … Continue reading

Richmond’s First Snoezelen Room featured in Richmond News

After 18 months of fundraising, design, installation and training RSCL’s Snoezelen TM is making a huge difference in the lives of people with developmental disabilities. new-therapeutic-sensory-room-an-oasis-for-disabled-people

Diversity Hiring is Good for Business

Community living improves everyday life for everyone in Richmond. Here’s a great example – not only does Puneet’s new job at Vancity offer her a pay cheque and an improved sense of community belonging, Vancity’s diversity hiring practices demonstrate that … Continue reading

Award nomination for RSCL’s Mumtaz Khokhar

RSCL Vocational Counsellor Mumtaz Khokhar has been nominated in the Arts Education category for the 8th annual Richmond Arts Awards. Working with individuals supported through RSCL’s LIFE Services, Mumtaz has encouraged artists in the Avenues art program to explore their … Continue reading

Workshop Series

RSCL is pleased to offer a series of workshops in partnership with Family Support Institute and PLAN. These workshops will provide important information and answer your questions regarding adult guardianship, representation agreements and wills and estate planning. The workshops are … Continue reading

RSCL Benefit of Possibilities – Our Best Gala Yet

Thank you to everyone who attended and supported RSCL’s Benefit of Possibilities…A Community Affair on Tuesday, November 10th. The sold-out event was a HUGE success – raising almost $10,000 more than last year. Please mark your calendar for Thursday, November … Continue reading