Called Smiley by family and friends, Chilliwack’s Nelson Rioux is facing a world of change after having both of his legs amputated above the knee. (GoFundMe photo)

GoFundMe created to help Chilliwack man after devastating heart attack

Nelson Rioux had both legs amputated above the knees after the heart attack cut off circulation


There are more than 926,000 British Columbians over the age of 15 with some level of disability. (Photo: Pixabay)

Chilliwack MLA Dan Coulter champions provincial accessibililty legislation

The accessible British Columbia act will let government establish accessibility/inclusion standards


Joudelie King wants to get out and live life to the fullest, but there are places she can’t go because they don’t meet her accessibility needs. (submitted photo)

New online tool provides accessibility map for people with disabilities

The myCommunity BC map provides accessibility info for nearly 1,000 locations in the province