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Multicultural Services

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/12/07/multicultural-services/"></div>Multicultural Service are available at this site. Which includes language specific classes, cross cultural classes and applications designed to create a more comfortable learning environment
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Creative Software Classes

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/12/07/creative-software-classes/"></div>Locations with this symbol attached offer classes for intermediate computer users who want to learn about specific programs used in creating animation, design and illustration
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PC Repair

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/12/07/pc-repair/"></div>Some sites offer PC repair by donation. The Vancouver Community Network Email : help@vcn.bc.ca http://www2.vcn.bc.ca/services Open Internet and Computer Access Check out the services that VCN offers
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Services for Women

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/12/07/women-specific-services/"></div>Women only services for anyone who identifies as being a woman. These sites are specifically welcoming only women or persons who identify as women in
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Services for Families and Children

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/12/07/families-and-children-services/"></div>Many sites offer child care and family service and might make a more appropriate or easier site to visit if you have small children who
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Special Needs Facilities

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/12/07/special-needs-facilities/"></div>Sites that feature this icon have wheelchair access to the computer lab. Special needs clients will find an array of useful, new ways to access
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First Nations Services

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/12/07/first-nations/"></div>Many sites across Vancouver offer First Nations programs in community facilities, welcoming peoples from many nations. Sites with this notation are specifically set up for 
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Language Specific Services

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/12/07/language-specific-services/"></div>These sites offer internet access with a specific language tutor on hand in case you require assistance in another language. Most notably Thai, Laos, Mandarin,
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Resume Building and Desktop Publishing

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/12/07/resume-building-and-desktop-publishing/"></div>This icon represents a site that offers resume building workshops and desktop publishing classes. At these sites clients will be able to learn how to
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Seniors’ and Community Programs

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/12/06/seniors-programs-and-community/"></div>Sites that feature this icon have many friendly seniors programs and host a thriving community of elderly patrons. Tutors will always be on hand to
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Neil Squire Society Intern Revamps Videos

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/02/18/neil-squire-society-intern-applies-interest-in-broadcast-and-media-communications-to-video-editing-project/"></div>By: Karissa Gall After a mountain biking incident in 2008 left him a partial quadriplegic, Vancouver Community Network (VCN) Youth Initiative intern Logan Van Dyk
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Megaphone

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/02/07/megaphone/"></div>IHO Site:  Megaphone Overview:  A magazine sold on the streets of Vancouver by homeless and low-income vendors, Megaphone is published every two weeks by the
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Intern Workshop 01.27.13

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/02/04/tuesday-january-27-2013/"></div>By: Karissa Gall The 2012-13 Vancouver Community Network (VCN) Youth Initiative (YI) program held its fourth all-intern workshop on January 22 in the Woodward’s Building,
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James Barth

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/02/04/james-barth/"></div>After completing his undergraduate program at Mount Allison University with an Honours in Psychology and a Minor in English, Barth says he knew that entering
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A New Community Radio In Strathcona

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/02/04/strathcona-radio-start-up-broadcasts-opportunity-for-local-community/"></div>By: Karissa Gall A start-up Strathcona community radio station is working to keep at-risk area youth off the streets of Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside by encouraging
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Jeff Hon

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/24/jeff-hon/"></div>Currently finishing his Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from the University of British Columbia, Hon says he was expected to pursue post-secondary education after
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Besh Caron

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/22/besh-caron/"></div>After completing a Bachelor of Communication Studies degree, Caron says she “found that having a degree wasn’t actually enough to find fulfilling work.” “I spent
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Kevin Rodas

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/22/kevin-rodas/"></div>Currently studying Graphic Design at the Art Institute of Vancouver, Rodas said affording his post-secondary education would have been a challenge without the Vancouver Community
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Gagan Saran

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/22/gagan-saran/"></div>Working to complete a Bachelor of Arts degree from Kwantlen Polytechnic University with a major in psychology and a minor in counselling, Gagan Saran has
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Faiza Khalil

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/22/faiza-khalil/"></div>While Khalil said she originally expected to be able to start her career once she completed her Bachelor of Arts degree with a Major in
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Cassie Dixon

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/22/cassie-dixon/"></div>When she began her Bachelor of Communications degree at Simon Fraser University, Dixon says she knew that she would have to pair her post-secondary studies
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Armita Avar

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/22/armita-avar/"></div>After receiving her Bachelor’s degree in Computer Software Engineering from the Iran-Tehran Azad University in 2008, Avar permanently relocated to Vancouver, Canada in 2011.  She
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Tania Ehret

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/22/tania-ehret/"></div>A recent graduate of Langara College’s diploma program in Peace and Conflict Studies, Ehret believes that “having post-secondary education helps enormously in terms of employment.”
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Sylvana D’Angelo

<div class="at-above-post-arch-page addthis_tool" data-url="http://yid.vcn.bc.ca/2013/01/22/sylvana-dangelo/"></div>When D’Angelo completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in photography at the age of 21, she said she “expected to become famous or work
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