Photo of a workshop at the VDRC.The Victoria Disability Resource Centre (VDRC) regularly offers workshops on topics that matter most to the people who visit our centre, including: a weekly seminar on how to apply for Persons with Disabilities (PWD) income assistance, hands-on training in basic computer skills, and how to manage personal finances.

We’re always changing up the workshops we offer, so keep an eye on this page to see what is coming up next.

Workshops

Applying for PWD Disability Benefits

Every Thursday at 1:30pm

Do you have a disability?

Are you struggling with finding income?

Have you considered applying for disability benefits?

This interactive and informative workshop will show you:

  • How to apply for PWD
  • How to fill out the PWD application
  • Eligibility criteria
  • Guidelines
  • And answer your questions

If you would like to register for this workshop or have questions, please contact:
Our reception desk at 250-595-0044 or e-mail our Information & Referral Coordinator at information@drcvictoria.com .

Basic Computer Skills

Are you, or someone you know, interested in learning some valuable basic computer skills?

Our helpful workshop will cover such topics as:

  • How to use a keyboard
  • Basic typing and word processing skills
  • How to search and use Google
  • How to create and send an e-mail,
  • and much more!

If you would like more information about this workshop or have questions, please contact:
Our reception desk at reception@drcvictoria.com or 250-595-0044 who will put you in contact with our Learning and Technology Coordinator.