Success Stories

David emerging from his modified van outside his workplace

July 11, 2018 David Can Commute Reliably with Technology@Work

David, who has spinal muscular atrophy, found himself working from home quite often. With Technology@Work funding, his van is now wheelchair accessible and he can commute to work every day.

A woman on a laptop

June 27, 2018 Diann Has Her “Life Back”

After a major brain trauma, Diann was looking to reintegrate into society. She started attending Computer Comfort classes at the Neil Squire Society, where one class a week started bringing her life back.

Greg at the Oak Bay Botanicals booth at the Oak Bay Night Market

June 20, 2018 Greg is Motivated to Move Forward with Working Together

Greg, who has spinal cord injuries and degenerative disc issues, was looking for a position that would stimulate him. With the help of a Working Together wage subsidy, he began a marketing position at Oak Bay Botanicals.

Ursula, Working Together client

June 13, 2018 Neil Squire Society Enables Ursula to Make a Difference

Ursula, who has vertigo, was looking for a position where she could make a difference in people’s lives. With Working Together, she learned about disability management in the workplace, gained computer skills, and landed a job.

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