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Disability News: Alberta Canada Document List

  • Synopsis: This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Alberta category.

Publication List:

NOTE: Though articles may have since been updated they are listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.

  1. Canadian Budget Disappoints Individuals with Disabilities and their Families
    Commitments to increase employment and affordability for Albertans make no reference to Albertans with disabilities - Published: 2017-03-25
  2. Seniors in Edmonton - Reducing Social Isolation
    New plan to address social isolation among Edmonton seniors is being implemented through a collaborative set of projects - Published: 2016-04-24
  3. Alberta Budget Increases to Disability Sector
    Budget includes increase of 2.5% - 4% for Family Support for Children with Disabilities (FSCD), Persons with Developmental Disabilities (PDD) and Inclusive Education Funding - Published: 2016-04-17
  4. Accessibility for Albertans Initiative
    Accessibility initiative will ensure new and existing residential housing, commercial buildings and public institutions are accessible for all - Published: 2015-03-22
  5. Helping Speech and Stuttering in Children with Down syndrome
    University of Alberta study shows fluency shaping can improve stuttering and speech in children with Down syndrome - Published: 2013-03-01
  6. Barriers Remain Despite Recommendations to Improve PDD Program - AACL
    The Alberta Association for Community Living remain deeply concerned about those individuals who require support but who do not qualify for the PDD program - Published: 2011-05-19
  7. Feeling Included - Kids with Disabilities Have Say in Study
    For kids with disabilities it is important to feel included, be accepted and valued particularly by their peers - Published: 2010-12-09
  8. Alberta Workers Still Fighting for Rights
    Province lags behind on workplace safety farm worker rights and temporary foreign workers - Published: 2010-09-05
  9. Immoral Incentives to Deny WCB Benefits to Injured Workers - Alberta, Canada
    Alberta is the only Canadian province that uses immoral incentives to deny WCB benefits to injured workers - Published: 2010-07-23
  10. Careers in Skilled Trades and Technology - Alberta Canada
    Government of Canada Promotes Careers in Skilled Trades and Technology to Youth in Southeastern Alberta - Published: 2010-04-29
  11. Roisin McEvoy Earns Membership With Stanford Who's Who
    Roisin McEvoy has been accepted among the ranks of premier professionals with Stanford Who's Who as a result of her sensational work in the Child Care Industry - Published: 2010-04-28
  12. Families Respond to Developmental Disabilities Speech from the Throne
    Cuts to services and support for Albertans with developmental disabilities raise questions as to the governments commitment - Published: 2010-02-04
  13. PDD Requests Cuts to Funding and Services
    Information regarding PDD requests to cut funding while expending funds and resources on assessing 9200 individuals with developmental disabilities - Published: 2010-01-09




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