Darcy’s Experience as a Youth Intern

August 17, 2016

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.


A Refresher on Computers for Gillian

August 3, 2016

“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.”


Lily Gets Comfortable on the Computer Again

July 20, 2016

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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The Right Service

July 13, 2016

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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Adam Active Again

June 29, 2016

“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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