13 New Brunswick Recipients Announced for National Inclusive Education Awards

The New Brunswick Association for Community Living (NBACL), in partnership with the Canadian Association for Community Living (CACL), named 13 recipients of this year’s National Inclusive Education Awards today.

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VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY – NBACL Board of Directors

New Brunswick Association for Community Living (NBACL), an effective and dynamic advocacy organization for children and adults who have an intellectual disability and their families, is seeking motivated individuals to serve on the Board for three year terms. This year we have two vacancies:   Regional Representative         North East (Bathurst/Neguac & surrounding region) Parent/Self Advocate  […]

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Coping with school closures during COVID-19

Most people are creatures of habit. We thrive with a comfortable routine, and people with a disability are no exception. However, the pandemic we’re facing has changed all that.

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Update from Sarah

“There is no power for change greater than a community discovering what it cares about.” Margaret J. Wheatley As the New Brunswick Association for Community Living, we understand fully the vital importance of building a strong, vibrant and inclusive society. What affects one affects us all, and as New Brunswickers, we all share in reaching […]

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COVID-19: An Important Update from NBACL

The NBACL team is working remotely in an effort to help stop the spread of Covid-19.  All on-site training sessions have been postponed and we have closed our office to the general public. Our staff team continues to provide supports and services to individuals and families by phone, email and video conference to provide information […]

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Institution Watch Newsletter Volume 11, Issue 1 February 2020

Monitoring the progress toward a vision of full community living for all persons with intellectual disabilities. A Message From The Task Force | By Norm McLeod and Gordon Fletcher, co-chairs As co-chairs of the CACL PFC Joint Task Force on Deinstitutionalization we are very pleased to advise that the Task Force has been relaunched and […]

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Livestream Link – End of Life, Equality, and Disability: A National Forum on Medical Assistance in Dying

On January 30th, 2020 at 11am -1pm AST, CACL and the Council of Canadians with Disabilities (CCD) will be hosting a public forum bringing together policy makers and the disability rights community to discuss the critical balance between the right to autonomy and the right to equality in Medical Assistance in Dying (MAiD) legislation. Simultaneous interpretation, ASL/LSQ, […]

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LET’S TALK

At the New Brunswick Association for Community Living, we are committed to supporting individuals with an intellectual or developmental disability overcome mental health challenges. In partnership with Bell Let’s Talk Canada, NBACL has created ‘easy read guides’ to support individuals with a disability who also have depression, anxiety, or mental wellness concerns. Although these guides are extremely […]

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Join us for an Opportunity Hour!

The New Brunswick Association for Community Living (NBACL) hosts information sessions to help raise awareness about the great work being done. These information sessions are essentially a tour of their mission during which we inform guests about how NBACL leads in the creation of opportunities for people with an intellectual or developmental disability to live […]

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Give the Gift of Opportunity this holiday season!

  For a donation of $10 to the New Brunswick Association for Community Living, you will receive a beautiful card to give to someone special. The card will let them know that a gift has been made in their name to NBACL. This thoughtful gift will help create an opportunity for a family who has […]

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CHANGES ANNOUNCED TO NBACL CLOTHING COLLECTION

We live in a fast-paced and ever changing world. Here at the New Brunswick Association for Community Living (NBACL) it’s no different. NBACL is leading in the creation of opportunities for individuals with an intellectual or developmental disability to live full and valued lives in all aspects of society.  Through our Community Collections Program, NBACL […]

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Response to Succeeding at Home: A Green Paper on Education in New Brunswick

NBACL welcomes the opportunity to offer feedback and suggestions around proposals for educational reform in New Brunswick. Over the years NBACL has played a significant role in education reform with a focus on ensuring that our system is fully inclusive and provides opportunities for all young people to have a full and valued life within […]

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