Our Mission

Our mission is to support the realization of personal potential for individuals with intellectual disabilities through person-centered planning, entrepreneurship, innovation, partnership and community engagement. 

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Leah’s Retirement Announcement

Leah Pineo has announced her retirement from Leah’s Clean and Green after 19 years of business (1998-2017)! It was CAPRE’s honour to support you in the realization of your personal potential through your entrepreneurship Leah!

MR. B’S CRAYON DRIVE

Attention: Teachers, Daycares, Community Groups Mr. B Wants Your Broken Crayons! Mr. B’s Makery is a crafty small business owned and operated by Annapolis Valley Artisan, Brendon Purdy-Smith. He has been a member of CAPRE (Community Association of People for Real Enterprise) for 7 years. The association assists entrepreneurs with disabilities in realizing their business [...]

CAPRE Artisan Craft Fair

To commemorate National AccessAbility Week, CAPRE is hosting an Artisan Craft Fair showcasing CAPRE entrepreneurs and other artisits from around the province. Admission by donation towards CAPRE’s mission to support the realization of personal potential for individuals with intellectual disabilities through person-centered planning, entrepreneurship, innovation, partnerships and community engagement.

Annual General Meeting

Monday November 7 2016 6:30-8:00 pmat the Canning Lions Hall, 1000 Seminary AvenueJoin us at the Lions Hall for our Annual General Meeting. There will be reports from our Board and Committees. We will hold our Election of Board Members for the upcoming year. All are welcome. To become a voting Member of CAPRE please call 902-582-1280

Welcome Our New Executive Director!

CAPRE’s Board of Directors is happy to introduce you to  Kate Trevors.     Several well qualified people competed for this job all with different strengths and abilities. Kate has exceptional business management experience and was Executive Director of Big Brothers and Big Sisters in Grande Prairie, Alberta.     We asked all candidates to look at our web site, [...]

How Do We Define REAL?

We members of the Community Association of People For REAL Enterprise honestly do value the unique gifts every person has.  Our work is all about supporting people to be active contributors to their community regardless of the unique physical and intellectual challenges they might have.   This is REAL work that transforms people and communities [...]

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