Premier's Council on the Status of Persons with Disabilities

Council was established in 1988 as an advisory body to the provincial government. Council aims to improve the lives of persons with disabilities by listening to issues of the disability community and communicating these issues to government. Council represents persons with disabilities from across Alberta and is inclusive with respect to age and type of disability.

Get Involved

  • Do you know someone whose achievements and leadership contribute to a better life for people with disabilities? If so, consider nominating them for a Premier’s Council Award. Learn more about the awards and submit a nomination by September 30, 2014.
  • If you are planning an event in your community to celebrate International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD), there is funding available. Learn more about IDPD and apply for funding by September 15, 2014.
  • Are you looking for a paid work experience and have a disability? Have you graduated from high school or post-secondary in the last two years? Alberta Human Services is looking for people like you. Applications for Employment First Interns are being accepted until Friday, September 19, 2014. To learn more and apply...
Modified: 2014-09-08
PID: 14902