Our Partner Organizations


The Club Inclusion

The Club Inclusion was formed to give people who have different abilities a platform and place to share talents and skills. A place to support each other and build lasting relationships.

Disability Rights Coalition


The Disability Rights Coalition (DRC) is a cross-disability coalition of individuals and over 32 organizations across Nova Scotia, which is committed to promoting the equality interests of all persons with disabilities. Since 2001, we have advocated for the Province to stop institutionalizing persons with disabilities, and to fund the community supports necessary for persons with disabilities to claim their rightful place in society.


People First Nova Scotia

People First Nova Scotia is a self advocacy group of members who have been labelled with an intellectual disability. People First exists to support people who have been labelled with an intellectual disability to speak for themselves and have an opportunity to be heard and help each other.

Community Homes Action Group

Community Homes Action Group (CHAG) advocates for appropriate housing options for persons with intellectual disabilities and people with Autism Spectrum Disorder in Nova Scotia.


Nova Scotia Association for community living

The Nova Scotia Association for Community Living is a provincial not-for-profit organization committed to ensuring that individuals with intellectual disabilities and their families have the support they require to live full and inclusive lives in community. We do this by empowering and supporting individuals and families, promoting rights and values in keeping with the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (UNCRPD), encouraging reform, and collaborating with other organizations for social justice.

Independent Living Nova Scotia

Independent Living Nova Scotia (ILNS) provides persons with disabilities control and choice within the community. ILNS is a movement that enables persons with disabilities to remove social and environmental barriers.