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Planned Lifetime Advocacy Network - PLAN

planWebsite provides information about PLAN's programs and services, affiliates across the country, resources and public policy information.

Of special interest:

Public Policy section provides direct links to information about tax benefits (federal and BC provincial) and other financial assistance for people with disabilities and their families.

Direct link to PLAN affiliates across the country: www.plan.ca/AboutPlan_Affiliates.php

PLAN Institute for Caring Citizenship provides consultation and training to family groups, conducts research and offers a list of publications.

Resource Details:
Topic Area: Adult issues: future planning
Type: Website
Source/Organization: Non-for-profit organization created by and for families who have a relative with a disability
Geographic Focus: BC, but PLAN affiliates in Alberta, Saskatoon, Ontario and Quebec are linked from this site, resources of national interest
Language: English only
Purpose: To help families secure the future for their relative with a disability through the vision of a good life for all people with disabilities and their families.
Date reviewed: January 2013
Website: http://www.plan.ca