PACE recognized with a “Community Partner” award

PACE has been recognized by the Aphasia Institute as a Community Partner for its ongoing commitment and contributions to Aphasia community.  Tracy Howell, Director, Support Services, who leads this effort, attended the Aphasia Institute annual general meeting where she received the honour on behalf of PACE. 

“Through this long standing partnership, clients benefit as PACE provides personal support to those who need it while attending the community programs at the Aphasia Institute” explains Tracy.  “In return, the Aphasia Institute provides training for PACE staff on how to work with clients with aphasia and to help overcome communication barriers”.


About PACE

Guy in wheelchair with woman standing next to himPACE is a non profit community support service organization established in 1981 to provide support services to adults with disabilities.

PACE became an accredited agency with Accreditation Canada in 2010. Accreditation Canada is an organization that works with health care organizations to improve quality, safety, Staff and Consumer experience and efficiency. PACE uses Accreditation Canada’s program as the basis for continuous quality improvement. In 2013, PACE was awarded the status of “Accredited with Commendation”. The commendation recognition means that we not only met the basic requirements but, surpassed them. This is an upgrade of our initial “Accredited” status.

PACE’s services to Consumers are provided in a manner that is consistent with the philosophy of ‘Independent Living’.

Attendant Outreach

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Attendant Outreach Services

PACE provides personal support services to adults with disabilities.  Services are provided on a pre-booked basis.  These services are provided between the hours of 6:00 a.m. to midnight, seven-days a week and can be offered in the individual’s home, school or workplace.

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible applicants must:

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