inclusive learning
through equitable access

Funded by the BC Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training, Academic Communication Equity-British Columbia (ACE-BC) provides province-wide services to support access for students who are Deaf, hard of hearing and Deaf-Blind.


Did you know?

The B.C. government is developing accessibility legislation aligned with the The Accessible Canada Act. The UN Convention’s principle, “nothing about us without us” guides this development and supports a wide range of proactive measures to promote accessibility.

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Latest Resource List - Covid19 2020

Additional information and resources for Deaf, hard of hearing and DeafBlind post-secondary individuals  in British Columbia. Stay tuned for more updates.

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International Week of the Deaf (IWD)

Now in its 62nd year, IWD, a celebration of the Deaf community and also a chance to advance advocacy efforts, raise awareness of human rights and sign languages.

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