DIVERSE ABILITIES NS

A voluntary group which meets regularly to discuss emerging issues and support each other through alliance building and information sharing relating to our sector.

‘This is my dream come true’ : Riverview Home Corporation to open downtown New Glasgow cafe

It was a bit of a match made in heaven, and for one resident of Riverview Home Corporation the latest addition to the downtown New Glasgow business community is a dream come true. Click here to read the full story.

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Diverse Abilities NS Responds to Provincial Budget Announcement

(FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 28, 2020)

Diverse Abilities NS applauds government’s commitment to ensure persons with diverse abilities in Nova Scotia have more opportunity to participate in employment and their community, as evidenced by this week’s budget announcement (Tuesday, February 25, 2020).

Budget 2020-21 includes an initial investment of $7.4 million to create 50 new placements, twenty five for participants who are transitioning from larger residential facilities into community-based residential options and twenty five for participants on the service request wait list,

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