BC Aboriginal Network on Disabilities Society



We Are All Different – and THAT’S AWESOME. Cole Blakeway. TEDxWestVancouverED.

What is it that makes you different? What makes you jump out of bed? Cole Blakeway, a messy ten year old teaches us the value of celebrating differences as he describes his beautiful friendship with Steven, a 44 year old man with Autism. In a world that gravitates to being the same. Cole Blakeway reminds us that we are all different and that’s AWESOME!

Let’s change the way we think about disability. Joel Dembe. TEDXMississauga.

A 4-time Canadian National Wheelchair Tennis Champion and Paralympian discusses his journey living with a disability. Joel Dembe tells us how we can empower our communities through accessibility.

Disability and work: Let’s stop wasting talent. Hannah Barham-Brown. TEDxExeter

Disability is still a barrier to employment for millions of people – but it doesn’t have to be this way. Drawing on her own experience in the medical profession, Hannah Barham-Brown argues that people with disabilities are an asset more employers need to harness.