Accessible Housing: Introducing Inclusio

Accessible Housing is a Calgary not-for-profit that serves individuals with limited mobility. They are building a 45-unit home that is fully accessible and affordable for people with disabilities, most of whom are wheelchair users, and who require supports. The home is called Inclusio and it opens in early 2018. The home is beautifully located near the U of C with excellent access to transit.

For additional information and to apply for residency, visit accessiblehousing.ca/inclusio/

TOM:CSC Info Session

On September 29, 2017, the Calgary chapter of Tikkun Olam Makers – an organization focused on building devices to solve challenges for people (especially students) living with disabilities – is holding an information session.

Consult the poster for additional details.

Diversity Week 2017

Diversity Week is an initiative to celebrate diversity and inclusion on University of Calgary campuses through a variety of events, open to all community members.

A full schedule of events is now available.

NEADS Board of Directors positions

The National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS) is seeking applications for the next two year term of its board of directors, January 01, 2017 – December 31, 2018. All persons interested in a position on the board must be regular members in good standing, that is students with disabilities enrolled in a Canadian post-secondary institution or recent graduates with disabilities who have graduated within the last five years.

Consult the press release for more information on the position and application process.

jack.org

Jack.org is the only national network of young leaders transforming the way we think about mental health.

Visit the site to learn more about the vision of the network, some of their current initiatives, and ways you can get involved.

You can also browse a great list of resources for students and parents.

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