Alberta Council of Disability Services

What We Are Advocating For

Respectful Relationships: The partnership between government and contracted agencies thrives when it is built on a common vision, shared values, and trust. Learn about the issues and what we recommend the government do to maximize respectful relationships

Prudent Investment: Investing in community disability services benefits the individuals receiving services, strengthens communities, and contributes to the provincial economy. Learn about the issues and what we recommend the government do to maximize this investment

Seamless and Integrated Systems: The lives of Albertans with disabilities intersect with multiple programs, services and policy areas. Learn more about the issues and what we recommend the government do to maximize the opportunities created by these connections

A Professional, Well-Trained, and Stable Workforce: Human resource issues in the sector are chronic and urgent. Addressing them is not a quick fix but requires a comprehensive strategy encompassing wages, training, workforce development, and professional standards. Learn more about the issues and our recommendation for a comprehensive human resource strategy

 

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