Local Community Accessibility Grants - Stream 1—Local Government led projects Stream 2—Capacity Building and Support
5 June 2023
Under this stream are projects and initiatives designed Under this stream, SPARC BC will assist in the to identify barriers and improve the overall level of development and delivery of a capacity building accessibility and inclusion related to: workshop to be delivered in person or held over zoom with a focus on supporting your community in advancing • The Built Environment: This could include pr. [...] workshops will be customized to meet the specific needs/ • Policy and Programs: This could include developing interest of your community and could include the design local policies, bylaws, guidelines, or other materials and delivery of workshops related to: designed to promote and support greater accessibility and inclusion across different policies and programs. [...] − Communication and Engagement • Communication and Engagement: This could include − The Use of Technology exploring ways to strengthen current communication and engagement practices to meet a broader range of Moving To Implementation: Once a project has been needs and to promote and support a deeper sense of identified, SPARC BC will work with the community to belonging and inclusion. [...] 2 Council and Accessibility Support The project that is to be funded through this grant program, must be part of your local Accessibility Plan and must have the support of the local Council and Accessibility Committee. [...] Council support can be shown in the form of a formal council or Board resolution, or in the form of a letter of support from the CAO for the local/ regional government.