• Great Work by the AVLIC 2012 Committee! Thank You for Hosting!

    Thank you to the AVLIC 2012 Planning Committee for all your efforts to host such a wonderful conference in beautiful Calgary, Alberta!  The theme: Creativity & Collaboration: Shaping Our Future was evident in all of the presentations and workshops.  It was a wonderful learning opportunity for all who attended....

  • Please join family and friends in celebrating and honouring the life of friend, mentor, loved one... 

    Dona-Marie Rossi

    on Saturday, June 23rd, 1:00pm
    at the Gibbons Community Hall
    5015 50 Street, Gibbons, Alberta

    In lieu of flowers, donations/contributions may be made to your choice of the following:

  • In Memory of Susan McLeanSeptember 4, 1960 – June 5, 2012

    It is with great regret that AVLIC forwards along this message about the passing of a long time member, COI holder, volunteer, contractor and friend, Sue McLean. 

    After a courageous battle with cancer, Sue is resting peacefully. She will be deeply missed by her daughters, Vicky and Alyssa;...

  • Open letter from the Canadian Association of the Deaf (CAD) to the CRTC regarding to the VRS in Canada

    May 29, 2012


    Leonard Katz, Acting Chairman

    Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission

    Les Terrasses de la Chaudière Central Building 1 Promenade du Portage Gatineau, Quebec J8X 4B1


  • VRS Feasibility Study Final Report

    March 1, 2012

    The Canadian Association of the Deaf was a vigourous participant throughout the development and finalization of this important report. The CAD worked together with the Ontario Association of the Deaf, Canadian Hearing Society, and Centre Quebecois de la Deficience Auditive to bring a powerful consumer voice to the table hosted by Bell...