News

July 22, 2020

Inclusion Alberta is pleased to share that yesterday the Government of Canada passed legislation for a one-time, tax-free $600 benefit to help Canadians with disabilities cover extra costs related to COVID-19. The proposed benefit was first announced on June 11, 2020 but was delayed. “I am relieved that our Parliamentarians were able to put aside […]

June 30, 2020

Inclusion Alberta is thrilled to announce that our Chief Operating Officer Wendy McDonald is a recipient of Rotary International’s Service Above Self Award. This award is Rotary International’s highest distinction and is given out to individuals who have demonstrated exemplary humanitarian service with an emphasis on personal volunteer efforts and active involvement in helping others […]

June 29, 2020

At Inclusion Alberta, we are hearing from many more families than is typical that they are either being denied the choice of an inclusive education or being pressured to place their child in a segregated class for some or all of the day. Parents need to know their rights. If you are told your child […]

June 11, 2020

On June 5, 2020 Prime Minister Trudeau announced a $600 benefit to be provided to Canadians with Disabilities and their families.  This proposed benefit is now in jeopardy of being lost as the Bill to provide this benefit is not supported by all parties.  We need everyone who wants to see this benefit to proceed […]

For Immediate Release On June 5, 2020 Prime Minister Trudeau announced a $600 benefit to be provided to Canadians with Disabilities and their families. This proposed benefit is now in jeopardy of being lost as the Bill to provide this benefit is not supported by all parties. The Bill also included additional funding to support […]