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22 June, 2021 / By: Disability Without Poverty

BREAKING NEWS: Federal government tables Canada Disability Benefit Act

June 22, 2021 - Hon. Minister Qualtrough introduces legislation to create a Canada Disability Benefit.

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1 January, 2022 / By: Disability Without Poverty

Living with Limited Income

Living with Kabuki Syndrome has limited my ability to find employment, pursue higher-level education, and it leaves me dependent on my family to help me with my day-to-day living. I appreciate the PWD benefits I receive every month, as I depend on these funds to get by on a daily basis. However, the funds I get do not cover my monthly expenses and the preventative therapies I need to manage my health.

3 December, 2021 / By: Disability Without Poverty

Celebration of International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Friday, December 3 is International Day of Persons with Disability. Check out the creative talents of these rising stars, artists with disabilities in Canada. These artists will astonish and disrupt with their creative talents. Dance, puppetry, spoken word, visual arts. We’ve got it covered!

Top: Logo of Powell School of Dance (white text on black background). Left: Headshot of woman smiling, wearing headscarf with floral print. Right: Smiling woman wearing green sweater, seated in a red armchair.
27 November, 2021 / By: Disability Without Poverty

Come celebrate the last RoundUp of 2021 with us!

This month we’ll be welcoming writer and performer Brenda Baker, storyteller and musical artist Raisa Stone, and dance and performing arts specialized Powell School of Dance Inc!