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DIRECTIONS Council for Vocational Services Society is a not for profit organization representing twenty-nine member agencies throughout Nova Scotia. The Council’s mandate is to assist and support member organizations in the delivery of services that promote the employment and inclusion of persons with disabilities in their community. DIRECTIONS member agencies employ over 300 staff that provide a spectrum of services for over 2200 participants within the province. DIRECTIONS provides valuable services for its members including educational opportunities, provincial staff pension, networking, advocacy, leadership and a variety of vocational resources.

Each DIRECTIONS member agency is an integral part of the community it serves; providing training and employment opportunities for participants. Agencies offer a wide variety of services ranging from prevocational programs to community employment placements. The people we serves develop meaningful relationships and expand skills that increase self-reliance and independence. Agencies offer comprehensive skills assessment, case planning and other program options.

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Drop by the CACL Antigonish Workshop cafe and Harriet will walk you through some delicious coffee break and lunch options. ... See MoreSee Less

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Looks like Building Futures Employment Society created a great learning opportunity for all.FUTURES believes in creating strong and collaborative support networks for the individuals we support. This week, the Employment Services team hosted the ASSET Program through reachAbility Association here at Building FUTURES. It was really great working with Amanda to promote personal empowerment and self worth within our organization. Thankyou for the opportunity to host this excellent workshop. ... See MoreSee Less

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Find this new spring line The ROC Store.A new season calls for new decor! Check out the new items available from The ROC Store! ... See MoreSee Less

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Find the masters of upcycling at The Store Next Door Gift Shop.Check out this hockey locker storage unit, new from The Store Next Door. Taking a whopping 66 sticks to make, this is the perfect place to store all your hockey gear and would be yet another great conversation piece for your friends to admire. ... See MoreSee Less

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Delicious options at the Flowercart !Why yes, Devin, we would love some! 🍞 Check out the website for info on ordering fresh baked goods. #workwithpurpose
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Contact

Address:
99 Wyse Road, Suite 920
Dartmouth, NS, B3A 4S5

Phone: (902) 466-2220
Fax: (902) 461-2220