The Physiotherapy Association of BC (PABC) is a registered non-profit organization. PABC has been serving its 2,800+ members for over 75 years. Founded in 1927 as a Branch of the Canadian Physiotherapy Association, PABC was incorporated in 1945. PABC is governed by physiotherapy members who are elected to the Board of Directors. As the voice of its members, PABC ensures members have access to practice support, professional development and advocacy avenues to provide opportunities for people in BC to receive quality care that keeps them moving for life. PABC represents its members to government, health authorities, insurers, other stakeholders, and the public.

Mission: The Physiotherapy Association of British Columbia leads the physiotherapy profession by fostering excellence in practice, continuing education and advocacy. Together, we inspire healthy lifestyles.

Vision: Physiotherapy in British Columbia is an essential partner for optimizing movement and health.


Articles and News

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Sep 17, 2021

Meet your Ambassadors - Tony Hui

Greetings and happy autumn to all of our public practice members! PABC hopes that everyone got a chance to relax and enjoy an incredibly warm summer here in BC, and that the transition into September...
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Sep 07, 2021

World Physiotherapy Day 2021

Each year on September 8th, individuals and organizations across the world celebrate physiotherapists and the work they do to empower, promote independence and improve the quality of life for people...