Welcome

What is the Opportunities Fund?

  • A program that assists persons with disabilities to prepare for, obtain and maintain employment.
  • It provides financial assistance for training, self-employment and wage-subsidized employment and adaptive equipment.

Who is Eligible?

  • Persons who have a permanent disability or chronic health condition
  • Persons who are unemployed or underemployed
  • Persons who are eligible to work in Canada
  • Persons who are ineligible for Employment Insurance programs and services
  • Persons who reside in the Lower Mainland, Fraser Valley, Sea to Sky Corridor or Sunshine Coast

How to Apply?

  • Work with an Employment Case Manager
  • Self-referral may be considered, please contact a Community Coordinator

What Areas Do We Serve?

Community Coordinators

VANCOUVER TO NEW WESTMINSTER
Roxana Tatomir
(604)  630-3033
Roxana.Tatomir@bc-cfa.org

RICHMOND TO LANGLEY
Mike Taculad

(604) 451-5511 Ext. 1255
 Mike.Taculad@bc-cfa.org

TRI-CITIES TO FRASER VALLEY
Sandy Liles

(604) 630-3038
Sandy.Liles@bc-cfa.org

General Enquiries

Tel: (604) 451-5511
Fax: (604) 630-3041

Mailing Address:
The Opportunities Fund

2805 Kingsway, Vancouver V5R 5H9

The Opportunities Fund For Persons with Disabilities is a program of the BC Centre for Ability.
The Government of Canada has contributed funding to this initiative