Working Together

 

Serving people with disabilities and their families is a community effort. The following people and organizations help Bethesda provide quality services. (The headings indicate our relationship)

 

 

AFFILIATION WITH:

 

• Christian Church Community of BC - provides spiritual support, membership, gift offerings.

 

ACCREDITATION WITH:

 

• CARF - promotes the quality, value and optimal outcomes of services that centers on enhancing the lives of the individuals receiving services.

 

MEMBERSHIP WITH:

 

• Inclusion BC - works to ensure children and adults with developmental disabilities are able to live quality lives in their communities.

 

• Canadian Council of Christian Charities (CCCC) - monitors organizational and financial integrity.

 

• Christian Stewardship Services (CSS) - helps with estate & financial planning, planned giving and gift management.

 

• Community Social Services Employers Association (CSSEA) - assists with human resources development, labor relations & policy development.

 

•  BCCEO Network – facilitates a collective voice provincially, promotes effective business practices and promotes leadership development and mutual support.

 

CONTRACTUAL ARRANGEMENTS WITH:

 

• Community Living British Columbia (CLBC) - Individuals, family and community working together to embrace a brighter future.

 

• Government of British Columbia

◦ Ministry of Social Development & Social Innovation

◦ BC Housing Corporation

◦ Ministry of Children & Family Development

◦ Ministry of Health

 

EMPLOYEE REPRESENTATION WITH:

 

• Christian Labour Association of Canada (CLAC) - represents workers through collective bargaining and workplace representation on the basis of Christian social principles.