Community Works Programs

Developmental Centre for Mentally Challenged Adults

Inverness Cottage Workshop
To apply call: 258 – 3316

Provides programs to people with mental challenges:

  • Bakery Program
  • School to Work program
  • Craft Program
  • Pre-vocational Program
  • Woodwork Program

The Ark Community Initiatives Society 756 – 3162
(The Art Community Outreach programs have been designed for L’Arche residents)

The Workshop (integrated employment program)
Orangedale – 756 – 2926

The Ark Retail Outlet (crafts, books, clothing)
Iron Mines – 756 – 2474

The Caper Club – Iron Mines – 756 – 3118

Mawiomi (in partnership with people of Waycobah First Nation – 756 – 2714

Mabou Integrated Work Program – 756 – 3118

  • The Society works with other community organizations in rural Cape Breton
  • Develops job placements within the community
  • Provides programs and activities for people with intellectual disabilities