Friends & Links

NL Association for Community Living

Posted by on June 14, 2010 at 10:30 am

The Newfoundland & Labrador Association For Community Living (NLACL) is a provincial advocacy association dedicated to developing communities that welcome persons with developmental disabilities. Founded in 1956, and incorporated in 1976, this organization has 18 local voluntary associations that provide support in rural areas throughout Newfoundland & Labrador. This association is also one of 12 […]

Declaration of Support for Community Living

Posted by on June 7, 2010 at 11:00 am

Institution Watch (institutionwatch.ca) is the official web site of the People First of Canada and Canadian Association for Community Living joint task force on deinstitutionalization. People First of Canada (PFC) is the national voice for people who have been labeled with an intellectual disability. The Canadian Association for Community Living (CACL) is a Canada-wide association […]

Canada’s Community Inclusion Initiative

Posted by on May 27, 2010 at 11:30 am

The Community Inclusion Fund (CIF) was launched in 1997 following the deinstitutionalization initiative under the National Strategy for the Integration of Persons with Disabilities. The primary aim of the Initiative is to strengthen community capacities to secure inclusion and citizenship for people with intellectual disabilities and their families. Click here for more information

Label Free Zone

Posted by on May 20, 2010 at 10:00 am

The Label Free Zone is a web site by and for people who have been labeled with an intellectual disability, to exchange opinions and share stories with everyone. The Label Free Zone provides a space to challenge and change the attitudes that exclude and isolate people who have been labeled with an intellectual disability. Click […]