Mission Statement

The Council for Persons with Disabilities exists to improve the quality of life for people with disabilities by promoting equality, opportunity, and inclusion in the Peterborough region so that everyone can contribute and thrive.


A community where all people are able to live, learn, play and work equally.


We embrace equity, access, inclusion, diversity, choice, and respect.

The Council for Persons with Disabilities (CPD) is a non-profit, charitable organization.

CPD’s objects of incorporation are as follows:

  • To advance education by providing publicly available workshops, seminars, and conferences on topics related to the needs of persons with disabilities;
  • To relieve conditions associated with disability by providing athletic and recreational programs to support the physical, mental and emotional well-being of persons with disabilities; and
  • To undertake activities ancillary and incidental to the attainment of the above mentioned charitable purposes.

Council for Persons with Disabilities
175 George Street North Unit 1
Peterborough, Ontario
K9J 3G6
Phone: 705-874-8661