Staff & Associates
Supports: Post-Secondary Education, Transition to Life After High School
As Transition Facilitator, Debbie assists high school youth with an intellectual disability to make successful transitions from high school to adult life, and from school to work transitions. She helps to bridge the gap and help to build a network of support for the students.
Deborah is responsible for an innovative project aimed at recruiting and providing supports to individuals with intellectual disabilities or Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) who are exploring or developing self-employment.
Supports: Learning Opportunities
Elizabeth is responsible for helping to raise awareness about the work of NBACL through our Changing Lives, Changing Communities information hours and events. As an NBACL ChangeMaker, Elizabeth has been a long time supporter of the Community Living movement. Elizabeth graduated from St. Thomas University with an Arts degree (Honours in Spanish, Minor in French) […]
As Communication Coordinator, Elizabeth creates content and updates the information on our Facebook page, twitter feed and website to promote the work of NBACL. She is responsible for researching and writing content for our newsletters, along with assisting in the delivery of the NBACL Community Collection Program’s promotional campaign. Elizabeth graduated from St. Thomas University […]
Location: Saint John
Gina Wilkins is NBACL’s Director of Marketing and Communications, with responsibility for setting and guiding policy and strategy for all of NBACL’s internal and external communications, including the website, social media, and media and public relations messaging, to consistently articulate the Association’s mission and advance its purposes and goals.
Supports: Access to Disability Supports
As Independent Facilitator with the NB Disability Support Program, Ginette’s role includes working with adults with disabilities to explore life goals, identify areas for support, and to develop individualized support plans to help reach these goals. Ginette has many qualifications in different aspects such as personal development, violence prevention and as a life coach. Ginette has […]
Supports: Transition to Life After High School
As Transition Facilitator, Hélène assists high school students with an intellectual disability and/or autism spectrum condition make successful transitions from high school to adult life, primarily focusing on meaningful employment. She works with students, schools, and families to build a network of support to help ensure the successful transition of the students from school to work […]
Jason began working for NBACL in 2005. As Director of Strategic Initiatives, he works to identify initiatives that will allow NBACL to become better known to the community and that will help build unrestricted operating dollars for the future growth and sustainability of the organization.
Supports: Employers, Post-Secondary Education, Transition to Life After High School
As Transition Facilitator, Jennifer assists high school youth with an intellectual disability to make successful transitions from high school to adult life, and from school to work transitions. Jennifer studied at the University of Winnipeg earning a Bachelor of Arts with a double major in Psychology and History. She is also a graduate of NBCC Moncton […]
Location: Saint John
Supports: Community Participation, Family Networking, Financial & Estate Planning, Home Life, Learning Opportunities for Families, RDSP, Strong Voices for Families
As Family Support Facilitator, Joelle is responsible for providing support to families of children and adults with an intellectual disability, based on their individual needs. Joelle helps to ensure families voices are heard and assists families to navigate through complex social systems. She also provides opportunities for families to connect as a group for information and laughter and […]