- Serving individuals with different abilities and their families in British Columbia since 1971

 105-2975 Gladwin Rd., Abbotsford B.C.

(604) 850-6604

1-866-455-2231

 

 

 

 

 A Place To Belong

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

At Bethesda Christian Association, everyone is welcome. Regardless of your disabilities, or your different abilities, you are welcome here.  Bethesda is committed to being a loving community of faith, built on the foundation of the Good News of Jesus Christ.  We pray you will experience healing love and the full welcome of Christ in the time you spend with us.

 

 

Employment opportunities at Bethesda can be found on our Careers Page

 

 

 

Learn about Bethesda in our video:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

IN THE NEWS

 

ESTATE PLANNING CLINIC... YOU are invited!  Mark your calendars!

 

 

 

 

Bethesda Christian Association together with

 Christian Stewardship Services

is hosting a Complimentary ESTATE PLANNING CLINIC

 at TRINITY CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH- FIRESIDE ROOM

3215 Trethewey St. Abbotsford BC

Wednesday March 8, 2017  Time: 7:00PM

Learn how to create an effective Will and Estate Plan that is

tax-smart and protects your family.

You will also learn how to use current and future gifts to support charities that are important to you.

Draw for $500 towards Will services provided by the firm of Linley Welwood will be made at the event!

RSVP:  Annetta 1-800-267-8890 x217 or annettas@csservices.ca

..for more info go to www.csservices.ca

 

 

Rotary at Work BC....

Check out the youtube video about a couple of people in our organization that are apart of the Rotary at Work BC. This video takes a fresh look at disability in the workplace, addressing common myths about hiring this largely untapped workforce.

..for more info on Rotary at Work go to their website here...

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Self advocates...

Check out the Self Advocate Net website.

This site is made by and for self advocates worldwide. The Website's purpose is to help Self Advocates learn about their rights.

 

 

Camp Guatemala!

Each year Bethesda hosts a “staff driven” fundraiser to support Hope Haven in Guatemala  For more information about Camp Guatemala and Bethesda’s partnership with Hope Haven Canada please check out Bethesda’s web site here... (www.bethesdabc.com and click on Guatemala under services tab).

 

 

FINANCIAL POLICY... Spending of funds is confined to Board approved services and purchases.  Each gift designated toward an approved service will be used as designated with the understanding that when any given need has been met, designated gifts will be used where most needed.  Gifts are acknowledged and receipted with a tax deductible receipt.  Bethesda is a charter member of the Canadian Council of Christian Charities (CCCC).

 

 

QUALITY OF LIFE is regularly reviewed to ensure the well-being of individuals supported by Bethesda. Standard indicators include what the Bible has to say about this important issue such as the following verse from 2 Peter 1:5-7

 

"...make every effort to add to your faith goodness; and to goodness, knowledge; and to knowledge, self-control; and to self-control, perseverance; and to perseverance, godliness; and to godliness, mutual affection; and to mutual affection, love."

 

 

A VALUABLE SITE FOR REFERENCE

 

"Whether you are a person with an Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), a parent or caregiver of a child with autism, a family member, a volunteer, an educator, a health or social service professional, or an interested researcher, this site will provide you with reliable information on autism and referrals to many helpful services and resources. ASC puts special focus on providing information, referral and resources for parents and other family members who are seeking support for children with autism. This site also provides news, resources and links for youths and adults on the spectrum." (from ASC webpage)

 

 

Bethesda is accredited with CARF Canada and

the Canadian Council of Christian Charities

Website by Bethesda Design Team

© 2015 Bethesda Christian Association. All rights reserved. Any information herein can not be used without prior written consent.

Contact Us

 

105-2975 Gladwin Road

Abbotsford, BC V2T 5T4

Phone: 604.850.6604

Toll Free: 1.866.455.2231

Fax: 604.850.7242

Email to: Life@BethesdaBC.com