Celebrating 50 Years

SARC is celebrating 50 years in 2018!  We have many exciting events and activities in store throughout the year to highlight our membership, the history of the disability services sector, as well as the incredible work that professionals in the sector do to support people experiencing disability to live, work, and thrive in their communities according to their unique goals and desires.

How have we celebrated so far?

SARC Spring Conference - May 28 & 29












Disability Service Professionals Week (May 28 - June 1)



50th Anniversary Commemorative Art Piece


For more details, on what we have been up to for SARC's 50th Anniversary, read the Golden Issue of the SARC Update Spring 2018:




Here’s how you can join us in celebrating 50 years:

Share photos and news from your organization:

  1. Photos from 1968 until now that reflect an important milestone at your organization. Photos can also demonstrate an important time for the disability services sector in Saskatchewan generally. Let’s share some history in 2018!  All photos can be sent to Nicole Linzmeyer, Communications Officer at
  2. What’s new at your organization? Do you have any innovative programs that involve creative community partnerships, demonstrate person-centredness or meeting client’s needs in a unique way? You can keep up to date with all Anniversary related stories and news on SARC’s blog.


Attend an upcoming SARC event:

The 50th Anniversary will be celebrated in various ways at SARC events throughout the year! Some upcoming events we have coming up include:

  1. SARC Fall Conference - October 24-25
  2. SARC Awards Banquet - October 24


Stay tuned for Updates:

Follow SARC on Facebook and Twitter.

Watch for special Member rates on professional development opportunities.

Subscribe to SARC’s E-newsletter to receive anniversary updates throughout the year!

SARC looks forward to celebrating 50 years with you throughout 2018!