Nunavut Resources and Links

NUNAVUT DISABILITY SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS

Note: Have we overlooked an organization or program? Or perhaps contact information for an organization has changed? Please contact Jessica for any list updates (gaates.jessica.dunkin@gmail.com or 613.327.7571).

ACTIVE LIVING ALLIANCE FOR CANADIANS WITH A DISABILITY – NUNAVUT

The Active Living Alliance for Canadians with a Disability (ALACD) is a national network that was created in 1989 to motivate and assist Canadians with a disability to become more physically active.  In the Yukon, the ALACD has a core network of individuals, agencies, communities and organizations who are dedicated to facilitating increased activity across the Yukon. 

Head Office:

Address: 720 Belfast Road, Suite 104, Ottawa, Ontario K1G 0Z5
Phone:  1-800-771-0663 | (613) 244-0052
TTY:  1-888-771-0663 | (613) 244-0008

Fax: (613) 244-4857

Web Site: www.ala.ca

E-mail: ala@ala.ca

Local:

Contact: Paul Tunik Puqiqnak

Email: nu@ala.ca

Webite: http://www.ala.ca/Content/Prov-Terr/Nunavut/NunavutHomePage.asp?langid=1

Isaccie Group Home 

Isaccie is a group home for adults with developmental disabilities.

Address: Bldg 496, Iqaluit, NU X0A 0H0

Phone: (867) 979-4806

Nunavummi Disabilities Makinnasuaqtiit Society (NDMS)

The Nunavummi Disabilities Makinnasuaqtiit Society seeks to improve the quality of life for persons with disabilities in Nunavut and to encourage persons with disabilities to become actively involved in our work. They advocate and lobby for the rights and interests of persons with disabilities, and they promote employment opportunities for persons with disabilities.

Address: PO Box 4212 Iqaluit, NU, X0A 0H0

Phone: (867) 979-2228

Toll Free: (877) 354-0916

Fax: (867) 979-2293

Website:http://www.nuability.ca/

E-mail: ndms@qiniq.com

Nunavut Housing Corporation

The Nunavut Housing Corporation oversees the Seniors and Disabled Persons Preventative Maintenance Program.

Street Address: Bldg 1553, Federal Road, 2nd Floor

Mailing Address: PO Box 1000, Station 1400, Iqaluit, NU X0A 0H0

Phone: (867) 975-7200

Website: http://www.nunavuthousing.ca

Pamiqsaiji Association for Community Living

The Pamiqsaiji Association for Community Living supports adults with intellectual disabilities.

Address: P.O. Box 708 Rankin Inlet NU X0C 0G0 Canada

Phone: (867) 645-2542

Fax: (867) 645-2543
E-mail: pamiqacl@qiniq.com

Rankin Inlet Group Home

The Rankin Inlet Group Home is a group home for adults with developmental disabilities.

Address: Rankin Inlet

Phone: (867) 645-4964

Tukisiniarvik Centre

The Tukisigiarvik Centre offers practical support and assistance to Iqalummiut individuals and families with personal and family issues, health, healing, education, employment (through resume writing and referring individuals to employment center or government departments and other agencies. Their services include: homelessness; personal and family problems; parenting and relationship skills; anger management; coping skills; traditional skill development, such as ulu making; cleaning seal skins and preparation and sewing; personal hygiene; resume writing; contacting government departments.

Address: P.O. Box 759 Iqaluit, NUX0A 0H0

Telephone: (867) 979-2400

Fax: (867) 979-2453

Website: 

http://www.pauktuutit.ca/nuluaq/agency.asp?id=1551&com=1039&ser=