Personal Empowerment

What is the Personal Empowerment Program (PEP)?

We offer life skill-building opportunities through referrals, workshops, courses and presentations.

We offer transitional support through:

  • Service navigation
  • Self-advocacy
  • Referrals and resources
  • Education and awareness

Benefits:

We cover topics that YOU want to know about. Our most commonly-requested topics include:

  • AISH appeals
  • PDD funding applications
  • RDSP
  • Budgeting
  • Mental awareness
  • Food resources
  • Diverse education opportunities
  • Physical and mental health wellness
  • Leisure and recreation
  • Networking
  • Peer Support

Did you know?

PEP supports anyone who is experiencing barriers due to physical, emotional, and/or mental health concerns. This includes those with a diagnosed disability, and those who may not have an “official” diagnosis.

What others are saying:

“Your Personal Empowerment rep has helped a number of clients with transition into adulthood services. AISH applications specifically, that has been very helpful. To have consultation about transition services is very useful.”

Contact

To sign up or learn more about the Personal Empowerment Program, please email pep@ilrcc.ab.ca or call (403) 263-6880.