University of Victoria

Together we CanAssist.

What's New at CanAssist


Technology spotlight
Tree Trimmer Customization


A telescoping pole was used in conjunction with a modified commercial pruner to enable a client to trim the branches of his fruit trees. See our technology section for more details.

CanAssist at the
University of Victoria

is dedicated to helping people
disabilities improve their quality of
life, with a focus on promoting
independence and inclusion.

Our talented team develops
innovative technologies and
programs where there are gaps in
existing services. We work with
the exceptional students and
faculty at UVic, along with
partners in the wider community.

Job posting


CanAssist is looking for a new part-time Receptionist. If you have a background in reception and excellent administrative skills, you might be just the person to join our team in the new CARSA building. Check out the job description [PDF - 178 KB].