About Us

How we help

The Disability Foundation primarily supports six charitable societies that provide accessible and meaningful activities.

In addition, we are members of the SCI-5

How it all began…

BCMOS

British Columbia Mobility Opportunities Society (BCMOS) provides the means to play outside in nature, on land and water.

CONNECTRA

ConnecTra Society brings together people and community resources.

DIGA

Disabled Independent Gardeners Association (DIGA) fosters the feel-good experience of nurturing nature, producing healthy fruit and vegetables.

DSA-BC

Disabled Sailing Association of British Columbia (DSA-BC) offers the thrill of sailing on the open waters.

TETRA

Tetra Society of North America (Tetra) brings together inventive volunteers who build custom assistive devices that overcome physical barriers.

VAMS

Vancouver Adapted Music Society (VAMS) operates the only fully-accessible recording studio in Western Canada, and supports and promotes musicians.

SCI-5

The Disability Foundation is a member of the BC SCI network.

The BC SCI network is made of the following collective of provincial service organizations:

Our Mission

The BC SCI network helps make BC the best place for people with disabilities to live, work and be active. We maximize positive outcomes by increasing awareness and the continuity of our complementary services. We work collaboratively to maximise the reach of our shared resources, knowledge and infrastructure to our collective membership.