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 23, 2021

Concussion Awareness Week 2021

Almost 600 people are hospitalized every year for a concussion and approx. 14,500 people visit the emergency department. An online survey1 that was conducted among 1,895 Canadians aged 18 years and...
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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...