The ILRC is accepting applications for the 2022-2023 Board of Directors. The Board of Directors plays a vital role in promoting both the vision of the Independent Living Resource Centre and promoting the Independent Living Philosophy. We welcome individual applicants with suitable skills and experience to apply. Click here for a fillable PDF application form or send expressions of interest and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org, attention: Nominations Committee.
Please be advised that, effective June 6, 2022, the ILRC will no longer require proof of vaccination for entry into programming and/or training classes. We will still continue our pre-screening process for all entrants for COVID and flu-like symptoms. Do note ILRC requires the use of masks at all times by all individuals, including staff, visitors, consumer and volunteers while on site. Consultations and meetings remain by appointment only. This policy is in practice to ensure the safest workplace for the community and members and is evaluated on an ongoing basis. Thank you in advance for your cooperation.
Winnipeg WAV is a NEW centralized booking service for wheelchair accessible taxicabs and personal transportation providers (PTPs). Customers have 3 ways to book their rides:
- Download and use the Winnipeg WAV app
- Book online at Winnipeg.ca/bookWAV
- Call 204-986-4WAV (204-986-4928)
Once your ride request has been received the WAV Centralized Dispatch will send the closest available vehicle, across all taxicab/PTP companies, helping to ensure the fastest service. All drivers are officially licensed and trained to provide wheelchair accessible service.
The 2021 Annual General Meeting has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Please click here to view the 2021 state of the agency address from the ILRC Executive. Stay tuned for updates and further information regarding a new date for an AGM in 2022.
ILRC JOB FAIR
ILRC is holding a job fair on June 9th for anyone interested in a career in personal care. For more information please click here.
CALENDAR OF EVENTS
All in-person ILRC events are postponed until further notice due to the ongoing COVID-19 situation however we do post upcoming online events.