Inclusive Services

Inclusive Services

Adaptive Equipment
Our Leaders/Staff
Who's Who in the Inclusion Community

The City of St. John's, Recreation Division encourages and welcomes persons with a disability and/or individuals who require support to participate in our recreation and leisure programs.

For more information about the programs and services we offer for Children,Youth, Adults and Community Groups/Organizations, please click on the links above or contact the Inclusive Services Team by emailing or by calling 709 576-4450 or 709 576-6972.

Adaptive Equipment

An assistive hearing system is available within the Recreation Division.  TTY/TDD service is available by calling Access St. John's at 311 or 709-754-CITY (2489).

Our Leaders/Staff

Our staff are qualified, dedicated leaders who focus on providing safe and supportive atmospheres which promotes the importance of inclusion, physical activity and healthy lifestyles.

All our staff are carefully screened and require an up to date RNC certificate of conduct, vulnerable sector check, standard first aid, CPR and High Five Certification. Staff also receive comprehensive training in areas relating to safety, child development, program planning, guiding behavior, disability awareness and inclusion. We also have a Special Education Teacher and Social Worker on staff.


Who's Who in the Inclusion Community

Autism Society of NL 722-2803
Canadian Hard of Hearing Assoc. NL 753-3224
CNIB 754-1180
Canadian Mental Health (NL) 753-8550
Cerebral Palsy Association NL 753-9922
CHANNAL 753-2560
Child Protection Services 752-4612 after hours: 752-4775
Coalition of Persons with a Disability 722-7011
Community Connections 777-3689  
Easter Seals NL 754-1399
Emmanuel House 754-2072  
Epilepsy NL 722-0502
Empower: The Disability Resource Centre 722-4031
Inclusion NL 1-844-517-1376
Iris Kirby House 753-1492
Learning Disabilities Association 753-1445
Longside Club 722-4338  
Mental Health Crisis Line 737-4668  
Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada 1-800-268-7582
Muscular Dystrophy 1-800-884-6322
NL Association for Community Living 722-0790
NL Association for the Deaf 726-6672
NL Brain Injury Association 579-3070
Office of the Child/Youth Advocate 753-3888
Special Olympics 738-1923
Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) NL 753-5901
Stella Burry Community Services 738-8390
Tourette Syndrome Foundation 1-800-361-3120 ext. 58
Vera Perlin Society 739-6017

Your Feedback is Important
Please contact us if you have ideas or suggestions for inclusive programs and services. Call 709-576-4450 or 709-576-6972 or email