New Perspectives Newsletters

Check out our revamped, quarterly newsletter "New Perspectives"!

History, Who We Are, & Guiding Principles

Learn more about the history of the VDRC and who we are.

Mission Statement, Mandate, Philosophy, Strategic Plan and Annual Report

Our Mission Statement, Mandate, and Philosophy promote independent living for persons with disabilities. Also see the Strategic Plan and Annual Report.

Staff & Board

The staff and board members of the VDRC.

Website Accessibility

To make information accessible, this website aims to conform with level AA (WCAG 2.0 AA) of the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines. To learn more about what the VDRC has done to achieve this, visit this page.

Independent Living Canada

Independent Living Canada (IL Canada) is the national umbrella organization, representing and coordinating a network of Independent Living Centres (IL Centres) at the national level.


We are a registered charity and are able to provide programs and services thanks to a variety of supporters. Learn more about our valued supporters by visiting this page.

Annual Report

See the VDRC's Annual Report for the 2021-2022 Fiscal Year