News

July 1, 2018

 You can register for the webinars at the link below:   https://ers.humanservices.alberta.ca/es-webinars.aspx  

June 13, 2018

Inclusion Alberta and the thousands of families we represent are very pleased that Bill 5, The Act to Strengthen Financial Security for Persons with Disabilities, has been proclaimed.

May 25, 2018

Inclusion Alberta has received its largest-ever philanthropic gift: a $1 Million donation from Pembina Pipeline Corporation to establish the Lorne and Patricia Gordon Legacy Fund.

May 1, 2018

  Interviewing potential staff can sometimes be daunting. If you are you uncertain about the kinds of questions you can ask when interviewing potential staff, check out the following information sheet at Alberta Human Rights:   https://www.albertahumanrights.ab.ca/Documents/RecommGuidePreEmpl.pdf    

April 24, 2018

For Immediate Release 04/24/2018 Inclusion Alberta Announces  New Incoming CEO Trish Bowman     Edmonton, AB – After an extensive succession planning process, Inclusion Alberta is thrilled to announce the incoming CEO as of July 1, 2018 will be Trish Bowman, current Deputy CEO. She will replace outgoing 26-year CEO Bruce Uditsky. Trish has been with Inclusion Alberta for […]

April 16, 2018

For Immediate Release 04/16/2018 Inclusion Alberta Applauds Federal Government’s Decision to End Immigration Laws that Discriminate Against Children and Adults with Disabilities   Edmonton, AB – Inclusion Alberta is pleased with the federal Liberal government’s announcement today that it is making changes to the medical inadmissibility provision of the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, effectively […]

April 11, 2018

  With the cold winter, all of us are hoping that March will bring Spring-time and warmer weather into our lives. Spring is usually a time for putting away old things, renewal and planning for the summer, fall and winter. For those Funds Administrators who are employers, consider archiving old Revenue Canada files. With the […]

March 30, 2018

We’re sharing this letter from The Honourable Irfan Sabir, Minister, Community and Social Services regarding the 2018-2019 Budget for FSCD and PDD. CLICK TO VIEW PDF OF THE LETTER  

March 19, 2018

Inclusion Alberta is very pleased that the Honourable Minister Irfan Sabir, Minister of Community and Social Services, has today introduced Bill 5,The Act to Strengthen Financial Security for Persons with Disabilities, which will enable families to establish discretionary and other trusts  that will not jeopardize their son or daughter’s AISH eligibility.  This Bill will ensure that […]

March 14, 2018

The Minister for Alberta Community and Social Services, The Honourable Irfan Sabir, is seeking input on his Department’s development of the Advocate for Persons with Disabilities.  This new position is a result of the Advocate for Persons with Disabilities Act, which was passed by the government last Spring.   Please take a moment to complete the Survey […]