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Breakfast for Dinner wins again

This time, with photos. We had about 25 people for dinner, more than usual. We ran out of plates! And most of the food. For beverages, we had sparkling apple juice or fresh squeezed orange juice. The pile of oranges … Continue reading

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Reaching Consensus and Aiming for Suitable Supported Housing in Vancouver

On December 9, 2013, a collaborative report on housing and support options was released by the Pearson Residents Redevelopment Group (PRRG), the City of Vancouver’s Persons with Disabilities Advisory Committee (PDAC) and the BC Coalition of People with Disabilities (BCCPD).  … Continue reading

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farm fresh harvest at Community Kitchen

Able Community Kitchen meets every month. Some say once a month isn’t enough! A rag-tag bunch of folks get together here and make a delicious dinner together, with community volunteers joining forces with some of the residents here. It gets … Continue reading

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VCH and City of Vancouver host Open House at George Pearson Centre

On Sept 12 and 14, the City of Vancouver and Vancouver Coastal Health (VCH) planners hosted an Open House – the third one so far. The purpose was to share the plans with the public and gather feedback regarding the … Continue reading

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Stan Stronge Pool

Attached to Pearson is the Stan Stronge Pool.  You may ask, who was Stan Stronge? He was a soccer player until he became paraplegic from a car accident at age 30. He turned to wheelchair sports and formed the first … Continue reading

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