Help support people with diverse abilities in your community by purchasing one of our SACL T-shirts.

These high-quality cotton T-shirts are available in black with a full colour left-chest logo.

Please contact Melanie Clark at 250-832-3885 (Ext. 1303) for full details!



Saturday, April 2nd, 2016 – from: 10 am – 3 pm

Bring your used clothing & small household items to donate.

Enjoy a BBQ Burger, pop, and bag of chips for only $6.00

Proceeds benefit People with Intellectual Disabilities in your Community

Where: RE/MAX Realty Parking Lot – 1111 Lakehore Drive SW, Salmon Arm


The new SACL Newsletter for December, 2016, is now available!

click here.

Shuswap Connextions presents “Everyone Get Connected” Disability Film Festival on Sunday November 29th, 2015 at the Salmar Classic Theatre in Salmon Arm.

Admission is by donation ($5.00 Suggested)

Films & Times:

9:15 am – Doors Open (Meet and Greet with entertainment)
10:00 am – I am Sam (PG)
12:45 pm – Benny & Joon (PG)
3:00 pm – Up Syndrome (Documentary)
5:00 pm – Mask (14A)
7:45 pm – Rain Man (14A)

Shuswap Connextions is a self-advocacy group to promote people with and without disabilities to get together as one!

Help us support Shuswap Connextions by attending this event and enjoying some of the great movies!

film festival poster

Join us for a night of Halloween Costumes, Dancing and Prizes.
Saturday, October 31, 2015 from 8pm – 12am at Outlaws Saloon.
For more information & where to get tickets,
Click Here

SACL’s Annual General Meeting will be held on Tuesday, September 15th, 2015 at 5:00 pm.
The meeting will be held at in the Board Room, at Askew’s Uptown.
Askew’s is located at 2701 11th Avenue NE, in Salmon Arm.

Annual General Report
AGM Agenda

On August 14th, 2015, an article was printed in the Market News detailing more information about the new SACL Clothing Donation Bins.
Have a look:


If you would like more information on the bins, please visit our website at:

SACL Board Chair & bocce coach Jacquie Bolen and her team brought home first place from the Special Olympic Bocce tournament on June 27th, 2015. Another Salmon Arm team placed 4th. Congratulations to Tristan Harms-Popham, Janice Hildebrant, Nick Anchikoski, Carina Chu, Julie Bustin, Tessa Allwod, Brad McDonald, Diane Saint and coach Kim Bojey. Way to go Team!BocciWinners

The Shuswap Association for Community Living has updated it’s logo.

Please see our new logo in the top left hand corner of each page of our website!


The November newsletter was distributed on October 30th in the Friday AM.

If you did not get your copy, please click here