Author: Devon Strang

Supported Employment Works for Wilbert, Brian and Sobeys

This video was produced with our colleagues at Tremploy Inc. of Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island and features their clients Wilbert and Brian. Wilbert and Brian are longtime Sobeys employees and have developed great relationships with the staff and customers of the Sobeys Extra in Stratford, PEI.

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Supported Employment Video Series

Our new video series aims to shine a light on the benefits local employers and individuals with disabilities reap from Supported Employment arrangements. Supported Employment Programs help persons with intellectual disabilities succeed in the competitive labour market, by providing the training and support that both employees and employers need to create a win-win relationship. The […]

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Champion of Inclusion, Outstanding Achievement award nominations now open.

We are happy to announce that on Friday, November 30, as part of the Maritime Conference on Developmental Disabilities and Autism, we will present a number of awards recognizing people with intellectual disabilities and those who support them.The Champion for Inclusion Award recognizes an individual who demonstrates strong community leadership for supporting and promoting inclusion for […]

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Building Campaign to Replace Kingswood Centre

Being a vital part of community is not only a priority to Inclusions East but is an essential part of feeling like a contributing member of society. Long gone are the days when people were hidden behind closed doors and shielded from the community. We are immensely proud of those whom we serve and recognize their vast capabilities.

As we continue to serve current clients; we look to the future and the training required to prepare clients for a life full of opportunity. Unfortunately, as Kingswood Centre was built in 1976, it is an aging facility that no longer fulfills the true needs of those who attend. While many factors contribute for the need to replace, such as:

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