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Bev & Allison’s Story Part 2

Civil Rights Now! has gathered stories of the real lives of BC voters and children with disabilities and their families. Today we will start posting the stories. They are evidence that BC is not the Best Place on Earth for Canadian citizens with disabilities and their families. If you want to share your story with the readers of Civil Rights Now’s website please contact us civilrightsnow@yahoo.ca

Our first story is that of Civil Rights Now! Board member Beverly Sharpe and her daughter Allison.

PART TWO

Bev was frustrated by the lack of assistance by the pathologist and therapist but she knew she had to focus on what could be done for Allison starting at that point. She went to meet Jean Lewis...

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Bev & Allison’s Story Part 1

Civil Rights Now! has gathered stories of the real lives of BC voters and children with disabilities and their families. Today we will start posting the stories. They are evidence that BC is not the Best Place on Earth for Canadian citizens with disabilities and their families. If you want to share your story with the readers of Civil Rights Now’s website please contact us civilrightsnow@yahoo.ca

Our first story is that of Civil Rights Now! Board member Beverly Sharpe and her daughter Allison.

PART ONE

In 1994 Bev Sharpe gave birth a girl. Allison was a welcome addition to Bev’s family. At the age of eighteen months Bev was overjoyed to hear her daughter say the word “mama” for the first time but that joy soon turned to concern when Allison did not say it again...

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