News

January 22, 2020

As you may know, the federal government is looking at making changes to Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID) eligibility criteria. There is an online survey on the proposed changes open right now. Inclusion Alberta’s executive committee and board of directors are in alignment with the Canadian Association for Community Living (CACL) position and actions relative […]

January 1, 2020

The beginning of the year is a good time for planning. One important tool for planning for your son or daughter’s future is the Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP). The RDSP is a program that provides financial security for individuals with disabilities and their families until they are needed in the future. For more information […]

December 3, 2019

Inclusion Alberta is pleased to announce that our current board treasurer, Donna Desjardins, is the 2019 recipient of the Gary McPherson Leadership Award from the Premier’s Council on the Status of Persons with Disabilities. The award is one of many handed out as part of annual recognition for the International Day of Persons with Disabilities […]

Donna Desjardins’ advocacy is fuelled by her own experiences with exclusion and segregation to ensure her son has equal opportunities in life.

November 15, 2019

Take action to support a parent’s right to choose inclusion – Please respond by December 6, 2019 The Government of Alberta is currently seeking the input of Albertans as it prepares to introduce a Choice in Education Act. However, the survey, which can be found online at the Government of Alberta’s website, does not take […]