The following is for informational purposes only and does not represent any endorsement by ACDS.
Information Service (ALIS)
||ALIS provides a variety of downloadable
workplace resources on managing work relationships, employer/employee rights
and responsibilities, as well as occupational profiles and salary ranges for
those profiles for different localities in Alberta for HR planning.
|Canadian Centre for Occupational Health
and Saftey (CCOHS)
||CCOHS supports the occupational health
and safety education and training of people. We offer OSH-related training
courses, special programs, workshops and presentations, some of which are
|Career Development Association of
||Provides resources suited to the needs
of career and employment counselors including those working in supported
|Children's Link Society
||A family-centered, community-based,
central access point of information for families of children with special
needs in Calgary and Area. A variety of resource lists are available related
to specific disabilities, First Nations, mental health and other services that
are useful to organizations serving adults as well as children.
|Essential Learning Online Staff Training
||The Developmental Disabilities Open
Library of online courses has hundreds of offerings on just about every
imaginable training topic for boards, managers, supervisors, disability
services workers and specialists in health and mental health. While
information related to regulations has a US focus, other materials represent
current best practices across North America.
|Free Management Library
||Free resource library of articles and
guides related to many management and supervisory issues.
||Non-profit Library has resource guides
that provide short lists of the best reports, research, etc. on topics of
importance to charities and nonprofits, in particular, governance,
fundraising, HR and accountability.
||Each of the "Mall stores" has
departments you can look through to learn about positive practices that help
people with developmental disabilities live, work and participate in our
communities and improve the quality of their supports.
||This website is a portal to online
training and resources on a variety of topics. It can also be used to locate
trainers or training, but is not focused on Canada-specific opportunities.
||A list of presentations and workshops
available through Volunteer Alberta related to non-profit and charitable