Eligibility for NABS Services


NABS provides assistance to any individual who has spent more than two thirds of their career in organizations that are involved in the creation, production and placement of advertising. Our free and confidential services include career, financial or personal counselling for individuals who work in the following industries:

  • Advertising Agencies
  • Advertising Trade Magazines and Newspapers
  • Advertising Industry Associations
  • Broadcasters (Radio and TV)
  • Broadcast Production Companies
  • Client's Advertising Departments
  • Digital
  • Direct Marketing Companies
  • Magazines
  • Manufacturer's Advertising Department
  • Media Buying Companies
  • Media Sales
  • Newspapers
  • Out Of Home
  • Print Production Companies
  • Public Relations Companies
  • Promotional Companies

In certain circumstances, NABS will provide short term financial assistance to eligible applicants who are in financial distress and have a clear financial need. The application process includes customized financial counselling and review by a confidential committee. For more information please contact:

Louise Berube at  lberube@nabs.org or by telephone at 416-962-0446 extension 221.