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Testing Accessibility & Preventing Barriers in Library Reading Apps, an NNELS Report

Dear CCB BC-Yukon Division members, see below a full NNELS report on several audio reading apps and strategies for your enjoyment and edification.  In order to take advantage of all that the article has to offer please access it on the web by following… Continue Reading “Testing Accessibility & Preventing Barriers in Library Reading Apps, an NNELS Report”

BC Election Accessible Voting Virtual Information Session, September and October 2020 CNIB British Columbia Newsletter

Taken from the CNIB BC-Yukon Division September-October Newsletter. September and October CNIB British Columbia Newsletter BC Election Accessible Voting Virtual Information Session With the BC provincial election fast approaching, the CNIB BC advocacy team is working on several ways of informing blind and partially… Continue Reading “BC Election Accessible Voting Virtual Information Session, September and October 2020 CNIB British Columbia Newsletter”

Coronavirus scammers are preying on public anxiety, by TERRI THEODORE, THE CANADIAN PRESS

I thought this article might be of interest for CCB members as we begin to be inundated with fraudulent calls, emails and social media posts related to the Coronavirus pandemic.  Check out the below link to the full article so you can access several… Continue Reading “Coronavirus scammers are preying on public anxiety, by TERRI THEODORE, THE CANADIAN PRESS”

THE BLIND CLIMB MOUNT KILIMANJARO 2020

To All CCB BC-Yukon Division Members, This information is being sent out for TEAM LIMITLESS – THE BLIND CLIMB MOUNT KILIMANJARO 2020… In preparation for our Mt. Kilimanjaro trek, CCB Team Limitless has made application for the Holman Prize and would appreciate your support… Continue Reading “THE BLIND CLIMB MOUNT KILIMANJARO 2020”

Final Report of the Elections Canada TeleTownHall Held on June 6, 2019

Summary report of the Elections Canada TeleTownHall Hosted by Sterling Creations and the Canadian Council of the Blind, June 6, 2019. Please find attached the final Summary Report as promised, and for those who may not have access to attachments we have pasted a… Continue Reading “Final Report of the Elections Canada TeleTownHall Held on June 6, 2019”

CCB BC-Yukon Division’s AGM Minutes – May 1, 2019

CCB BC-Yukon Division’s draft AGM Minutes – May 1, 2019

50 50 Draw Winner

I am happy to announce that Dave Daley from Kelowna won $4,466 in our 2019 CCB BC-Yukon Division on May 1st. Dave a chef at Freedoms Door – a recovery center for men where CCB Member and Lioness Kathy Sanness volunteers – bought multiple… Continue Reading “50 50 Draw Winner”

Results of the 2019 Triennial Conference Elections

Results of the 2019 Triennial Conference elections for the CCB BC-Yukon Division.    President Ann McNabb from Chilliwack Chapter    National Representative Geraldine Braak from Powell River Chapter    1st Vice President Pat Chicquen from Comox Valley Chapter    2nd Vice President Bill Conway… Continue Reading “Results of the 2019 Triennial Conference Elections”

Book of Honour

CCB BC-Yukon Division Book of Honour We are soon approaching our 2019 Triennial Conference and we are looking forward to presenting the BOOK OF HONOUR (BOH) to recognize members. To do this I need your assistance. You are saying, ‘What can I do?’… First…… Continue Reading “Book of Honour”

75th Anniversary of the CCB

To All CCB BC-Yukon Division Members, Hello, this year we are celebrating the 75th Anniversary of the CCB Nationally and next year we will be celebrating the 75th Anniversary of the CCB BC-Yukon Division – a perfect excuse to party for two years! One… Continue Reading “75th Anniversary of the CCB”

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