Citizenship is at the heart of what we do

Day of Giving 2019

On December 10th, 2019, citizens with disabilities, Skills Society staff & community members gathered to celebrate the magic of the season at Skills Society’s fifth Annual Day of Giving. The event was festive & fun! We danced to lively music – thanks to...

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Skills Values in Action

Seeking Creative Collaborations We believe that social change comes from the strength of groups recognizing their commonalities, sharing resources, and working together. The disability community has often been overlooked in social change initiatives. We are committed...

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Tyler’s Ride 2019: A Story of Citizenship

On June 21, 2019, at Open Road/Boutique of Leathers in West Edmonton Mall, Tyler was let in on a surprise of a lifetime. What he thought was just a regular old shopping trip turned out to be the grand reveal of an epic motorcycle ride – fondly named Tyler’s...

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Donna Debolt FASD Training

Do you support, know, or love someone with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder? We are excited to share an upcoming learning opportunity for parents and caregivers, professionals, supports, and community partners. The wonderful Donna Debolt will be facilitating a 2-day,...

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Interview with Pat Conrad

Pat Conrad is a long time leader and disability advocate having worked in the field for over 25 years. Pat was executive director of Skills Society from 2006 until her recent retirement in February of 2019. In a conversation with Pat, we explored: The meaning of...

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