Alberta Council of Disability Services

Reduced-Cost Programs

JI to belair

Benefit from exclusive savings on car and home insurance with belairdirect, our official partner. Johnson Insurance has rebranded as belairdirect, and we're excited to continue our partnership. 

ACDS members can access special deals on insurance through this partnership. With belairdirect, enjoy enhanced home coverage, optional car insurance add-ons with their Affinity Plus endorsement, and user-friendly digital tools for hassle-free management. 

To secure your benefits and discounts, identify yourself as an ACDS member and use our group ID code "ACODS" when requesting a quote at or by calling 1-833-887-4626. 

For existing Johnson Insurance customers, visit to understand the implications of this rebranding and changes for you. 



Non-Profit HR Program

The Non-Profit HR Program is a cost effective option for organizations that require HR planning and support to continue growing and developing their people and organizational effectiveness.  Offering reduced hourly rates exclusively to non-profits that are committed to developing their HR and people processes, the Non-Profit HR Program includes a complimentary initial HR Assessment and Action Plan, as well as periodic Touch Point Meetings free of charge to ensure organizations are achieving their target HR objectives at every stage of the Program. 

ACDS Reduced Cost Member Benefits

As a strategic partner with ACDS, Salopek & Associates will extend its Non-­‐Profit HR Program to ACDS members as part of the Reduced-Cost Program. The Non-Profit HR Program offers ACDS Members with a 20-25% discount on Salopek & Associates’ hourly rates for HR Consulting support. ACDS members will also receive a 20% discount on all Salopek HR E-­‐Store purchases, which offers online access to over 80 customizable HR templates, policies, guides and forms.

More information on the Non-Profit HR Program


St John Ambulance

ACDS and St. John Ambulance (SJA) have partnered to offer a discount program that ACDS members can make available to their staff, volunteers, individuals receiving service, and their immediate families.

ACDS Members Staff, volunteers, and individuals receiving service from ACDS Members will receive a 15% discount off of SJA published public rates on the following courses:

  • Emergency First Aid with Level A CPR and AED
  • Standard First Aid with Level C CPR and AED
  • Standard First Aid Recertification

ACDS Family Members Immediate family members to staff, volunteers and individuals receiving service from ACDS members will receive 10% off SJA published public rates on these courses:

  • Emergency First Aid with Level A CPR and AED
  • Standard First Aid with Level C CPR and AED
  • Standard First Aid Recertification
  • First Aid in Child Care
  • What Every Babysitter Should Know

Additional Information Recertification may be an option for those who have current first aid training.

More information on the ACDS/St. John Ambulance Partner Program.