Published Monday, February 27, 2017
The Alberta Premier’s Council on the Status of Persons with Disabilities is recruiting to the following positions: Chair (1) Vice-Chair (1) Deputy Chair/MLA (1) Members (12) Inclusion Alberta would encourage anyone interested in representing the interests of individuals with developmental disabilities and their families to apply. Please be sure to more»
Published Monday, January 30, 2017
Please go to Alberta Government Budget Input by February 3, 2017 to provide your input online. If families, individuals with developmental disabilities and their allies do not add their voice to the many others interested in impacting government’s fiscal agenda, then the disability community can likely anticipate another tepid response from more»
Published Friday, January 20, 2017
Cabinet Shuffle: Initial Implications for Children & Adults with Developmental Disabilities & Their Families Yesterday, Premier Notley shuffled her cabinet and created a new Ministerial position responsible for Children’s Services. The new Minister is Danielle Larivee. This new department will be responsible for child care, early learning and more»
Published Friday, January 6, 2017
Inclusion Alberta sadly acknowledges the passing of Dianne Pothier, Vulnerable Persons Standard (VPS) Founder and legal counsel to the Canadian Association for Community Living (CACL) and the Council of Canadians with Disabilities (CCD). To understand the sense of loss and contribution of Dianne please see the acknowledgements below from Michael Bach, more»
Published Friday, January 6, 2017
This letter to Families, Guardians and Individuals with Developmental Disabilities from The Honourable Irfan Sabir, Minister, Human Services clarifies a number of key issues and is similar to a previous letter sent to PDD Service Providers. The letters are consistent with the advocacy efforts of Inclusion Alberta to ensure direct supports to individuals more»
Published Tuesday, January 3, 2017
A ministerial Order, effective December 30, 2016 officially amended the Exception Regulation under the Safety Codes Act. Residences of individuals with developmental disabilities are to be treated the same as any other home when interpreting and applying safety codes. No further inspections should take place in these homes unless there is a request, an more»
Published Thursday, December 1, 2016
December 1, 2016 Inclusion Alberta is pleased to announce that our Chief Executive Officer Bruce Uditsky will be presented with the Gary McPherson Leadership Award December 1, 2016. The awards ceremony, held by the Premier’s Council on the Status of Persons with Disabilities, Alberta Human Services, (11am-11:30am at the Ramada Inn on Kingsway Ave in more»
Published Friday, November 25, 2016
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