Indigenous Disability Awareness Month

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Support Indigenous peoples in your community living with disabilities by organizing an event to raise awareness.  

For more information on Indigenous Disability Awareness Month contact the BC Aboriginal Network on Disability Society (BCANDS) at 1-888-815-5511 or 250-381-7301.

If you have an event you would like posted here in honour of this very important month please contact MNBC Communications.

A Letter from the Executive Director for BCANDS (PDF)

If your organization, department, community, Nation, etc. would like to join in officially recognizing, proclaiming and celebrating the month and Indigenous persons living with disabilities, we would welcome hearing from you and sharing your support and recognition to others.

View BC Governement news release on support of IDAM https://news.gov.bc.ca/releases/2017SDPR0065-001839