Government of New Brunswick
Disability Awareness Week award winners announced

Doug and Donna MacKenzie of Saint Andrews were presented with a Disability Awareness Week Award for 2016. The award recognizes significant contributions toward improving the lives of persons with a disability.

International Day of Persons with Disabilities observed

The Premier's Council on the Status of Disabled Persons held its annual event in recognition of the United Nations International Day of Persons with Disabilities. In partnership with Muscular Dystrophy Canada, the council welcomed guest speaker and break dancer Luca Patuelli. Luca was born with Arthrogryposis, a rare disorder that is characterized by limited joint movement and poor muscle growth, ...