Get Involved with ILNS

Volunteer Opportunities

Peer Support Committee

We are creating a committee to expand our peer support events and activities, and we need your help with this work!

ILNS provides social events and activities to bring people together to exchange experiences and learn from one another. Some of our initiatives include:

  • Christmas Gala & Dance
  • Art of Disability Festival 
  • Virtual Bingo

We are looking for ILNS consumers and PWDs who want to make a positive impact by joining this committee and helping with event planning, fundraising, etc. 

If you are interested in volunteering on this committee and want more details, please email or call 902-453-0004

Board of Directors

We are looking for committed individuals to join our volunteer Board of Directors! 

The ILNS Board of Directors is a governing board that supports the vision of ILNS through information and referral, peer support, independent living skills/individual advocacy, and access to unique programs geared to community needs. 

We are looking for community members who have lived experience with the disability community and the following skills: 

  • Financial literacy 
  • Human resources 
  • Communications 
  • Governance 
  • Fundraising 

For more information and to apply, fill out our application form today:

Have questions? Contact us at or 902-453-0004

Job Opportunities

Apply to be a RRW today!

ILNS is currently recruiting Residential Resource Workers (RRWs). RRWs are individuals dedicated to supporting persons with a variety of disabilities in their activities of daily living. These activities include but are not limited to transfers, hygiene, toileting, and meal preparation. 

There are full-time, part-time, and casual positions available in Dartmouth and Halifax. Daytime, weekend, and overnight shifts are available.  ILNS pays a competitive wage with employer paid benefits and RRSP contributions.

If you are interested in this job opportunity, please fill out our employment inquiry form:

If you have questions or concerns, please email or call (902) 446-3431

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