NBACL works to build inclusive communities where persons with an intellectual disability can live, learn, work, and play.
The New Brunswick Association For Community Living (NBACL) is a provincial non-profit organization that works on behalf of children and adults with an intellectual disability and their families. We work to ensure that people with an intellectual disability, with the support of their families, have the option to choose the supports they need to live meaningful lives and participate in their communities as valued and contributing members.
Event Date: March 20, 2015
Please join us in celebrating our true champions! The New Brunswick Association for Community Living presents the 2015 Champions of Inclusion Awards Celebration, featuring three time Amnesty International Award recipient, journalist and human right activist, Sally Armstrong. Ms. Armstrong is a member of the Order of Canada and has produced award-winning documentaries for her coverage […]
Posted on February 13, 2015
(Fredericton, NB) – Six 2015 Inclusive Education Awards and two Special Recognition Awards were presented during a ceremony at Government House today. Originated by the Canadian Association for Community Living (CACL), the awards recognize New Brunswick individuals, schools and organizations that work every day to include all students in education and school life, and are […]
Posted on February 6, 2015
For Immediate Release (Fredericton) The New Brunswick Association for Community Living (NBACL) is reeling after a recent decision by the Supreme Court of Canada on doctor assisted suicide. “We are deeply dismayed by the potential impact of this decision on the lives of persons with disabilities, says Dianne Cormier Northrup, President of NBACL and mother […]
Posted on February 5, 2015
The Registered Disability Savings Plan can help you save for the future. If you or someone you know has a disability and is under 50 years old, find out how the Government of Canada can help, even if you don’t have money to contribute. Register today to find out more.
Posted on February 3, 2015
If you know a person or group who has championed the inclusion of children and adults with an intellectual disability, the New Brunswick Association for Community Living (NBACL) wants to hear from you. The association is issuing a call for nominations for the 2015 Champions of Inclusion Award, which will be presented the evening of […]
Posted on August 15, 2014
If you are a parent, you might be wondering if your child is prepared for the upcoming school year. One way to ensure that your child is set up for success is to ensure the proper supports are in place before the school year begins. Some students may have a Personalized Learning Plan. The term […]
Posted on February 23, 2015
The New Brunswick Association for Community Living (NBACL), in partnership with the Saint John Association for Community Living (SJACL), is seeking a dynamic, enthusiastic and empathetic individual committed to the vision, values and philosophy of inclusion. The Family Support Facilitator will provide staff support and coordination of activities related to Family Support and Family Leadership […]