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The Persons with Disabilities Application

Help Sheet 2

By Advocacy Access, a program of Disability Alliance BC


This online article provides step-by-step directions to guide applicants through the Persons With Disabilities (PWD) application form. It includes letters for a doctor and an assessor (a health care professional who must describe the applicant's disability on the form). There is also a checklist to help the applicant identify the daily living activities they need assistance with.

Disability Alliance BC (DABC) is a provincial advocacy organization. Its mission “is to support people, with all disabilities, to live with dignity, independence and as equal and full participants in the community.” [Website]

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This online article is in English


Disability Alliance BC
British Columbia, Canada

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