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Disability Advocacy

Connecting with Disability Advocacy groups makes living well with a disability possible. Positive Shift also helps post-secondary students with making sure your work placement as part of your degree or certificate the best possible fit! 

Canadian Advocacy Groups 

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Advocacy groups can help you navigate your human rights concerns, meet other people, and be involved in improving the life of people with disabilities. 

 Canadian Human Rights Organization involved in litigation

Voice of Albertans with Disabilities (VAD) 

Dedicated to supporting individuals, organizations, government representatives, schools, business personnel and employers to reduce the barriers and find solutions that prevent full participation.

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The Canadian Disability Resources Society is a non-profit organization committed to empowering Canadians with disabilities, their caregivers, and the professionals who support them by providing an online resources directory and free classifieds service.

Since its founding in 1986, the National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS), has had the mandate to support full access to education and employment for post-secondary students and graduates with disabilities across Canada. 

The John Humphrey Centre for Peace and Human Rights (JHC) works to advance dignity, freedom, justice, and security through collaborative relationships and transformative education on peace and human rights.

Researchers, consumers, policy makers, providers, educators, employers working together across jurisdictions, across boundaries, across barriers. Amazing research, working with partners to take what is learned and put it into practice. 

International Advocacy

 Canadian Human Rights Organization involved in litigation

Voice of Albertans with Disabilities (VAD) 

Dedicated to supporting individuals, organizations, government representatives, schools, business personnel and employers to reduce the barriers and find solutions that prevent full participation.

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The Canadian Disability Resources Society is a non-profit organization committed to empowering Canadians with disabilities, their caregivers, and the professionals who support them by providing an online resources directory and free classifieds service.

Since its founding in 1986, the National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS), has had the mandate to support full access to education and employment for post-secondary students and graduates with disabilities across Canada. 

The John Humphrey Centre for Peace and Human Rights (JHC) works to advance dignity, freedom, justice, and security through collaborative relationships and transformative education on peace and human rights.

Researchers, consumers, policy makers, providers, educators, employers working together across jurisdictions, across boundaries, across barriers. Amazing research, working with partners to take what is learned and put it into practice. 

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