Individual supporters

Below are the supporters who agreed to have their names listed. Irene Lambert Karin Godin Dawn Lambert Peter Sharp Sandra Hobson Dana Levanto Paula Kilburn Katherine Jaconello Gordon Hein Louis Pereux Nancy Newton Michelle Bruneau Synove Gelinas Gary Stockden Yvette Gelinas Danielle Bruneau Anita Squire Wilma Houston Bonnie Sherr Klein… Read more“Individual supporters”

Making disabilities a federal election issue

The Waterloo Chronicle, Wednesday, September, 02, 2015 – 9:09:58 AM By James Jackson Chronicle Staff For Jason Tomesch, the talk surrounding the upcoming federal election has been sorely lacking one key discussion — improving the lives of the millions of Canadians who live with one or more disability every day…. Read more“Making disabilities a federal election issue”

Individual supporters

Below are the supporters who agreed to have their names listed. Irene Lambert Karin Godin Dawn Lambert Peter Sharp Sandra Hobson Dana Levanto Paula Kilburn Katherine Jaconello Gordon Hein Louis Pereux Nancy Newton Michelle Bruneau Synove Gelinas Gary Stockden Yvette Gelinas Danielle Bruneau Anita Squire Wilma Houston Bonnie Sherr Klein… Read more“Individual supporters”

EQUALITY: It’s past time for our own Disabilities Act

The Globe and Mail August 11, 2015 By ANDRÉ PICARD Twenty-five years ago, the United States adopted a momentous civil liberties law, the Americans with Disabilities Act. The purpose of the law was four-fold: to provide a clear and comprehensive national mandate for the elimination of discrimination against individuals with disabilities;… Read more“EQUALITY: It’s past time for our own Disabilities Act”

Individual supporters

Below are the supporters who agreed to have their names listed. Irene Lambert Karin Godin Dawn Lambert Peter Sharp Sandra Hobson Dana Levanto Paula Kilburn Katherine Jaconello Gordon Hein Louis Pereux Nancy Newton Michelle Bruneau Synove Gelinas Gary Stockden Yvette Gelinas Danielle Bruneau Anita Squire Wilma Houston Bonnie Sherr KleinGordon… Read more“Individual supporters”

Rick Hansen calls for establishing federal disabilities act

Originally posted at: http://www.richmond-news.com/community/rick-hansen-calls-for-establishing-federal-disabilities-act-1.2018163 Philip Raphael  / Richmond News July 31, 2015 11:12 AM Well-known accessibility advocate and Richmond resident Rick Hansen has added his voice calling for establishing a federal disabilities act. Hansen, who made his mark during his Man in Motion round the world wheelchair tour in the… Read more“Rick Hansen calls for establishing federal disabilities act”

Rick Hansen urges Canada to enact federal disabilities act

Vancouver, BC (July 29, 2015) – Rick Hansen is urging government leaders, influencers and the public to support a new non-partisan campaign to introduce federal legislation to ensure accessibility, inclusion and equal opportunity for Canadians with disabilities. Barrier-Free Canada is an initiative to advocate for enactment of a strong and… Read more“Rick Hansen urges Canada to enact federal disabilities act”