August 17, 2016 Darcy’s Experience as a Youth Intern

Darcy, a student at the University of Victoria, used his background in education to help people with disabilities, both in the job market and on the computer.


August 3, 2016 A Refresher on Computers for Gillian

“Each time I learned something new,” says Gillian of her experience in the Neil Squire Society’s Distance Computer Comfort program. Gillian signed up for the program two years after high school, wanting “to get a refresher on computers and technology and how they can help me find a job.”


July 20, 2016 Lily Gets Comfortable on the Computer Again

As computers become more and more integral to our world, the skills required to use them have, for many of us, become second nature and something we take for granted. For Lily, this was not the case, yet she was able to find help through the Neil Squire Society’s Computer Comfort program.

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July 13, 2016 The Right Service

Until he came to the Working Together program, Erick had been out of work in his field for over three years and believed that the gap between jobs on his resume and the perception of his disability were keeping him from finding sustainable employment.

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June 29, 2016 Adam Active Again

“I’ve had back pain issues for quite a long time. Even though I enjoy working and being active, there are times when I’m just not physically able, and that’s frustrating,” says Adam, who completed the Working Together Program at the Neil Squire Society in 2014. Adam’s goal was to gain a full time position that his back would allow him to work at without incurring much discomfort.

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