Easter Seals of BC & Yukon

Easter Seals of BC & Yukon

ESBCY’s mission is to inspire communities across B.C. and the Yukon to support, and enable access for, persons with disabilities.

Vancouver, British Columbia

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The “Compass: Developing Life Skills for Young Adults with Diverse Abilities” program will be based on a comprehensive curriculum developed by the Adaptive Families Association of BC for youth aging out of government care. This curriculum will be modified for youth with developmental disabilities. Participants will complete modules covering essential life skills in the key areas of education, health and wellness, housing, and personal life skills. By the end of the program, participants will be substantially more prepared for school/work, independent living, and a successful transition to adulthood