Welcome to Prescott Group Society, an organization for adults with intellectual disabilities offering vocational training, personal development programs and employment opportunities to meet the goals of our clients.
Our mission is to enhance the independence of adults with intellectual disabilities through the development of skills and participation in social enterprise, personal development and employment.
Our beginnings date back to 1962 with Prescott Group being established as a non-profit society in 1990 governed by a volunteer community based Board of Directors. Today we offer services and support to 170 clients in the Halifax area.
Our social enterprise includes Fireside Kitchen, Prescott Mailing Services and Atlantic Bag Manufacturers where our clients gain valuable work and life skills. Through our employment service clients have the opportunity to participate in rewarding positions in the community. Our personal development programs focus on enhancing clients’ life, social and communication skills in a supportive and person-centered environment.