Resources for Persons with (dis)Abilities

At the University of Manitoba:

Student Accessibility Services (University of Manitoba)
http://umanitoba.ca/student/saa/accessibility/


In the Community:

Abilities.ca
An online magazine from the Canadian Abilities Foundation

 

Lime Connect 
A non-profit corporation that provides internships, scholarships and programming for students with (dis)abilities

 

Alberta Learning Information Service
Persons with Disabilities: Career, Learning and Work
http://alis.alberta.ca/ec/cp/cpt/disabledpersons.html
“Tip Sheets” for People With Disabilities
http://alis.alberta.ca/ep/eps/tips/tips.html

 

Civil Service Commission
The Career Assistance Program for Persons with Disabilities
http://www.manitoba.ca/csc/brochures/pdf/CAPBrochure-web.pdf

 

Employment and Social Development Canada
Workplace Equity – Resources for Persons with Disabilities
http://www.hrsdc.gc.ca/eng/disability/index.shtml

 

Entrepreneurship, Training and Trade
Employment Programs and Services for People with Disabilities Guide
http://www.gov.mb.ca/ctt/pdfs/disabilities_guide.pdf

 

Learning Disabilities Association of Manitoba
Destination Employment - A pre-employment program for adults with Learning Disabilities (LD) or Attention Deficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD)
http://ldamanitoba.org/

 

Manitoba Family and Services Labour
Information and Services for Manitobans with Disabilities
http://www.gov.mb.ca/fs/imd/index.html

 

Manitoba Government Job Opportunities
Internship Program for Persons with Disabilities - Manitoba Diversity Internship Program (MDIP)
http://www.manitoba.ca/govjobs/info/programs.html#IPPWD

 

Reaching Equality Employment Services (REES) - Winnipeg
REES promotes, facilitate and maintains the employment of people with disabilities or health conditions by providing diverse and customized employment, training and consultation service
http://www.re-es.org/

 

Sara Riel Inc.  - Winnipeg
A non-profit organization that provides services and supports to people living with mental health concerns to assist them in finding competitive, satisfying employment
http://www.sararielinc.com/work_placement_force.php

 

Service Canada
Opportunities Fund for Persons with Disabilities
http://www.servicecanada.gc.ca/eng/of/index.shtml

 

Society for Manitobans with Disabilities (SMD)
A List of Services including Work Experience and Employment Services from SMD
http://smd.mb.ca/adult_services.aspx

 

The Status of Women Manitoba
Living in Manitoba: A Resource Guide for Women with Disabilities
http://www.gov.mb.ca/msw/publications/womens_disability_guide.pdf

 

Youth Canada
Youth with Disabilities – A list of services and programs from the Government of Canada
http://www.youth.gc.ca/eng/audiences/disabled/index.shtml