Connections

June 14, 2024

CTV Calgary recently profiled Jarod Wood’s job at ATCO Gas in Airdrie, one that he recently secured with the support of Inclusion Alberta’s Rotary Employment Partnership. Check out CTV’s story […]

May 24, 2024

The Canada Disability Benefit (CDB) was supposed to lift people with disabilities out of poverty. Sadly, the $200/month benefit announced in the 2024 federal budget will not do that. In […]

Denied by Design. Inadequate regulation impacts benefit access for people with developmental disabilities. Alberta Ombudsman. May 7, 2024
May 7, 2024

The Alberta Ombudsman shared today their investigative report on the Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD) program. Read the full report here. From the Ombudsman: Alberta Ombudsman finds inadequate Regulation impacts benefit access […]

Canada Dental Care Plan. learn more at a Government of Canada info session

The Government of Canada recently launched the Canadian Dental Care Plan (CDCP) which aims to ease financial barriers to accessing oral health care for eligible Canadian residents who have an […]

"Inclusion Alberta Rotary Employment Partnership. Jade at KPMG Canada Calgary. " On the right there is an image of Jade standing in front of a tall desk with a mail cart, handing a piece of mail to a colleague. He is wearing a red shirt, looking at the camera and is smiling.
April 29, 2024

In February of this year, KPMG Canada’s office in Calgary hired inclusively through Inclusion Alberta’s Rotary Employment Partnership, adding Jade to their Office Services team. Jade’s main duties center around being a […]

Now is the time to Connect with your MLA about the issues that matter most to you and your family. Inclusion Alberta
April 18, 2024

We need your help to make all MLAs aware of the issues of importance to children and adults with intellectual disabilities and their families. There are many upcoming opportunities (summer […]

2024 Awards. Inclusion Alberta. 2024 Award Winners. Community Inclusion Award National Inclusive Education Award Bruce Uditsky Leadership Award Colonel Eric W. and Dr. Barbara V. Cormack Memorial Award
April 13, 2024

Inclusion Alberta congratulates the winners of the 2024 Inclusion Alberta Awards. The awards were handed out this past weekend at the 2024 Inclusion Alberta Family Conference, held April 12-13 at the Fantasyland Hotel […]

National Inclusive Education Award. Inclusion Canada, Inclusion Alberta. Marissa McCurdy – Teacher. Bishop David Motiuk Catholic Elementary and Junior High School (Edmonton Catholic School District). Lisa Walker - Teacher. Ascension of Our Lord School (Calgary Catholic School District)
April 12, 2024

The National Inclusive Education Award is an initiative organized by Inclusion Canada and its Provincial and Territorial member associations. The award for Alberta is provided jointly by Inclusion Canada and Inclusion Alberta to honour teachers,  schools, or […]

K-12 Social Studies Curriculum Feedback Provide the Government of Alberta feedback on the proposed new curriculum by March 29, 2024 Inclusion Alberta
March 22, 2024

The government of Alberta is soliciting the view of Albertans on the draft K-6 Social Studies curriculum, as well of the draft Social Studies Subject Overview for K-12. The feedback […]

March 13, 2024

Our national federation partner, Inclusion Canada, released the following media release in order to raise awareness of an active case in Calgary where the father of a 27-year-old woman with […]