NUNAVUT DISABILITY SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS
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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.
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
Contact: Paul Tunik Puqiqnak
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
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
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
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
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