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At Empower, the Disability Resource Centre, we break barriers every day. Barriers to access. To knowledge. To choices. Anyone with a disability can use our services. And anyone can help, through volunteering, donations, or even a career with Empower. Empower is a vital part of our community, and the need for our services is growing. With your support, you’ll be helping even more people find their path to independent living.

Whats Happening At Empower

We are hiring!

We are hiring a Housing Support Worker! To join our team of passionate individuals dedicated to helping people with disabilities lead a fulfilling and independent life, please check out our job ad at: Persons with disabilities are encouraged to...

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Call for Nominations to the Board

What are we looking for in a Board Director? It is the goal of the Nominating Committee to recruit individuals interested in contributing to Empower by sharing their skills, experience and expertise in any of the following areas: - disability...

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Call For Nominations

Empower, the Disability Resource Centre is accepting nominations for the Board of Directors. The Nominating Committee, established by the Empower Board of Directors, recruits individuals who possess the necessary skills and experience matching the identified needs of the organization, and,...

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Empower Provided supports, resources, and opportunity for persons with disabilities, to make informed choices about their lives.


Empower’s vision for Newfoundland Labrador is an inclusive community for all; a society that embraces diversity and the rights of all individuals to choice, self-determination, and independent living.

Core Values

  • Individuals’ right to choice and self-determination
  • Member controlled and full inclusion for persons with disability