Wednesday, September 17, 2014
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We are dedicated to enhancing the quality of life of the individuals we support with dignity and respect.  We promote the rights of all individuals to full inclusion in partnership with our community.


Our vision to be a community where all people with disabilities have equal opportunities to lead active fulfilling lives and recognized as contributing members of the community.

PDACL - upcoming General Meeting


Notice is hereby given that PDACL will hold a General Meeting on

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

6:45-7pm, Meeting begins at 7pm 

at 118 McMillan St., Parksville (upstairs)

Agenda items include:

Membership approval/support

- purchase of 249 Hirst Ave., Parksville 

- sale of 118 McMillan St., Parksville 

(To align with our goal of having our programs housed in one location.) Presented by the PDACL Board of Directors

Members in good standing are eligible to vote on the motion(s) regarding these recommendations. Members will be mailed notice of the meeting.






The Parksville and District Association for Community Living (PDACL) has been serving the community since 1959 by supporting adults with developmental disabilities through innovative programs, person centered planning and advocacy, to enhance the lives of all people in the community.  We invite you to browse our site and see what we are doing for the community we serve.  PDACL Members can enjoy more of this site by creating their own account...  see login.

 checkmark The Parksville and District Association for Community Living is a CARF accredited society. carf-canada-web

logoosmallPDACL is a member of Inclusion BC (formerly BC Association for Community Living).

CreateAbility is a pilot project involving about a dozen people who take part in Choices and Options through the Parksville and District Association for Community Living (PDACL). Supporting adults with developmental disabilities through innovative programs, person-centered planning and advocacy, the PDACL aims to enhance the lives of all people in the community. Click Here to read the full article.
Fall 2013 Newsletter
The newsletter for the Fall 2013 is complete!  This edition contains many articles about the participants of our many programs offered at PDACL.  We hope you will take the time to read and enjoy this edition so carefully prepared by our Newsletter Editor, Heather Mahony and newest editor Hayley Tomlinson. You can download this our latest edition HERE!

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Reminder PDACL is a:

scent free zone

Scented products should not be worn or used at PDACL. Scented products may include: cologne/perfume; hair products; body sprays and lotions; cleaning products; laundry supplies; highly scented soaps and deoderants.

Music and Motion

Its Back!

We are back with our popular Music and Motion in a new location and a new time.  We will be holding the event on the LAST MONDAY of each month, beginning on April 29.  You will find us all there at 1:00 p.m. for 90 minutes, finishing up at 2:30.  The Location is at the Parksville Legion which is at 146 Hirst Avenue in Parksville.

For more complete information, you can contact Hayley Tomlinson by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by PHONE at 250.248.3131.  Download our Poster at this location.

See you there!

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