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Barry and his Monster Pro Wrestling Club. See his story on Project Citizenship

Supporting the citizenship of people with disabilities

Skills Society is a not-for-profit organization whose vision is of a community where all individuals are valued citizens deserving respect, dignity and rights.

People with disabilities need more than just services. We believe the people we support should have the opportunity to live full lives like any other citizen.

Skills Society's innovative social change projects

My Compass Planning App

Skills Society, Lift Interactive and Southern Alberta Community Living Association are building a human services app that humanizes the planning experience. Read more


SDX is an Edmonton-based community of practice that convenes individuals interested in learning about Systemic Design as a methodology for addressing complex, real world issues. Read more

CommuniTEA Infusion

is a mobile tea house that creates a kind of pop-up town square where neighbours can come together and strengthen connections. What makes this great is how citizens with disabilities are community builders through the project. Read more


March 27th, 2020 COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Precautions and Preparedness: New Visitor Protocols To: People we Support, Families, Guardians, and Employees From: Executive Director and Senior Leadership of Skills Society  Introduction We are acutely aware that […]

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March 27th COVID-19 Update


Skills Society supports people with disabilities, their families, and their communities.

Through day-to-day services and innovative projects, we work to help people with disabilities experience meaningful lives as valued citizens.

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Barry and his friend at Monster Pro Wrestling

The Action Lab

Rent the Action Lab

The Action Lab is our 2500 sq foot creative learning and workshop space designed by Manasc Isaac architects. You can rent this very unique space for workshops, events, strategic planning and to convene innovative minds to tackle complex challenges.

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The Action Lab


Put your talents and passion to work.

Become a partner in the lives of those you work with, our employees are trained with strategic and creative alternatives for traditional ways of doing things. We're seeking talented and qualified individuals to work for us. Inquire today.

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Lizzamarie and Skills team members


Help us continue our effort to eliminate barriers for people with disabilities.

Your investment helps us help people with disabilities to lead full, productive lives in our community. Transform lives, inspire cultural change.

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The Edmonton Police recognizing Jason “Captain Community” for his efforts to keep his neighbors safe