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Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF Small-projects and Youth Innovation now open!

We’re pleased to share that the Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF) Small-Projects (Up to $100,000) and Youth Innovation Component (Youth-led, for funding up to $10,000) are both now open. The Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF) provides funding for eligible capital projects that increase accessibility for people with disabilities in Canadian communities and workplaces, creating more opportunities for... Read More
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Royal Canadian Legion 161 in Gaetz Brook receives provincial and federal funding for accessibility upgrades

Photo (Back left to right): Dean Othen – Branch 161 “House” Chairman, John Meehan – Branch 161 President, Mike Savage – Mayor of HRM, Susan Goodyear – wife of Councillor David Hendsbee, David Hendsbee – HRM Councillor, District 2, Sean Fraser – MP, Central Nova, Mrs. White – wife of Branch 161 member, Ken White, Ken White... Read More

Trenton Library receives $2,164 Enabling Accessibility Grant

Pictured left to right: Julie Martin, Project Advisor on behalf of the visually impaired community; Sean Fraser, Member of Parliament for Central Nova; Devin Forbes, Let Abilities Work Partnership Society; Tricia Schell, Community Services Librarian & Branch Librarian, Brian White, Town of Trenton CAO; and Rae Gunn, Recreation Facility Development Highland Region. MP Fraser joined the group at... Read More
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Nominate a volunteer for Canada’s Volunteer Awards!

Volunteers across the country give countless hours of their time and energy to strengthen our communities. In 2013 alone, 47% of Canadians devoted almost two billion volunteer hours to charities and non-profit organizations—the equivalent of almost 1.1 million full-time jobs. Whether Canadians volunteer out of a desire to contribute to their communities, to use their... Read More