Disabled Persons Commission

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What is the Disabled Persons Commission?

The Nova Scotia Disabled Persons Commission (DPC) gives people with disabilities living in Nova Scotia a way to participate in the provincial government policy-making process. The DPC advises policy-makers and program-developers about:

  • the needs of people with disabilities                                                                                                                        

  • the issues and concerns that affect the lives of people with disabilities throughout the province

Learn more about the Disabled Persons Commission.




Election 2015


Accessibility information for the October 19 Federal Election (Elections Canada)

Accessibility  information for the October 19th Federal election.




All Poarty Forum on Accessibility and Disability,. October 7, 2015 7-8 PM, The Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, 1675 Lower Water Street, Halifax. NS


All Party Forum on Accessibility and Disability, October 7, 2015








Featured Links


Read about Nova Scotia's Accessibility Legislation.



Read about the development of Nova Scotia's Accessibility Legislation.




Check out our latest Disability Factsheets!



Check out our latest Disability Factsheets!




Nova Scotia Respite Partnership


Learn about The Nova Scotia Respite Partnership


United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities

Read the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities



Ability Starts Here Symposium, December 1-2, 2015

Bluenose-Ability Film Festivaal



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