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Advanced Education and Skills
Newfoundland and Labrador Advanced Education and Skills: For Persons with Disabilities.

Autism Society of Newfoundland & Labrador
Autism Society of Newfoundland and Labrador: a non-profit, charitable support group designed to provide support and services to persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Canadian Association for Community Living
Canadian Association for Community Living: The Canadian Association for Community Living is a family-based association assisting people with intellectual disabilities and their families to lead the way in advancing inclusion in their own lives and in their communities.

Coalition of Persons with Disabilities Newfoundland & Labrador
Coalition of Persons with Disabilities: An advocacy organization concerned with all persons with disabilities.

Inclusive Education
Inclusive education means that all students attend and are welcomed by their neighbourhood schools in age-appropriate, regular classes and are supported to learn, contribute and participate in all aspects of the life of the school. Inclusive education is about how we develop and design our schools, classrooms, programs and activities so that all students learn and participate together.
http://www.edu.uwo.ca/inclusive_education/

Empower: The Disability Resource Centre
Empower: The Disability Resource Centre a consumer controlled organization committed to providing supports, resources and opportunities for empowerment, which enable persons with disabilities to make informed choices about their lives.

Newfoundland and Labrador Child Benefit
Support available to families with an annual income lower than $24,877 and have children less than 18 years of age.

Newfoundland and Labrador Income Support
Newfoundland and Labrador Income Support provides financial benefits and other services to eligible low income people to assist in meeting daily living expenses.

Registered Disability Savings Plan (RDSP)
Registered Disability Savings Plan: A registered disability savings plan (RDSP) is a savings plan to help parents and others save for the long-term financial security of a person who is eligible for the disability tax credit. For more information on RDSP’s, please visit the following links:
www.cra-arc.gc.ca/tx/ndvdls/tpcs/rdsp-reei/menu-eng.html
www.servicecanada.gc.ca/eng/goc/rdsp.shtml
www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/programs/disability/savings.html