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Premier's Council on the status of Disabled Persons

  • Advocacy & Legal

The Premier's Council on the Status of Disabled Persons is a body for consultation, study and information sharing, which was created to advise the provincial government on matters relating to the status of persons with disabilities. The Council reports directly to the Premier of the Province.

The act governing the Premier's Council on the Status of Disabled Persons states that the Council shall:

  • advise the Minister on matters relating to the status of persons with disabilities.
  • bring before the government and the public matters of interest and concern to persons with disabilities.
  • promote prevention of disabling conditions.
  • promote employment opportunities of persons with disabilities.
  • promote access by persons with disabilities to all services offered to the citizens of New Brunswick.

They release a number of relevant publications and curate a list of services available to citizens of New Brunswick with disabilities.

For more information:

Phone: 1-800-442-4412 (Toll-free) or 506-444-3000 (Local)

Visit the website here

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