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Please Use and Widely Circulate Two New Helpful Resources We Here Give You, Helpful for Anyone Taking Part in the Government of Canada’s Current Public Consultation on the Promised Canadians with Disabilities Act – Our Short Leaflet and Our Longer, More Detailed Tip Sheet

The Federal Government is asking the public to give it input on what should be included in the promised Canadians with Disabilities Act, a new federal disability accessibility law. Are you thinking of taking part in that public consultation and giving the Government feedback? You can do so by attending one of the Federal Government’sContinue reading Please Use and Widely Circulate Two New Helpful Resources We Here Give You, Helpful for Anyone Taking Part in the Government of Canada’s Current Public Consultation on the Promised Canadians with Disabilities Act – Our Short Leaflet and Our Longer, More Detailed Tip Sheet

The Barrier-Free Canada – Canada sans Barrières September 2016 newsletter

Table of contents Recent Breaking Events in the Campaign for a Strong, Effectively Enforced Canadians with Disabilities Act Some Reflections on These Recent Events The Toronto Star August 28, 2016 article Canadians with disabilities: By the numbers Government of Canada’s August 23, 2016 Announcement of Public Consultation Forums Across Ontario See who presently supports BarrierContinue reading The Barrier-Free Canada – Canada sans Barrières September 2016 newsletter

Individus qui nous soutiennent

Vous trouverez ci-dessous une liste de ceux et celles qui ont accepté que leurs noms soient publiés. Irene Lambert Karin Godin Dawn Lambert Peter Sharp Sandra Hobson Dana Levanto Paula Kilburn Katherine Jaconello Gordon Hein Louis PereuxNancy Newton Michelle Bruneau Synove Gelinas Gary Stockden Yvette Gelinas Danielle Bruneau Anita Squire Wilma Houston Bonnie Sherr KleinGordonContinue reading Individus qui nous soutiennent

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 Gordon J. Hein Scott HunterContinue reading Individual supporters

Speaking Notes for the Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, How Accessibility is Driving Innovation: Launch of in-person Accessibility Consultations at Abilities Centre August 23, 2016 Whitby, Ontario

Hello everyone. It’s my pleasure to be here with you at Whitby’s state-of-the-art Abilities Centre. What a wonderful facility! Wouldn’t it be great if we had centres like this in communities across Canada? This space and this community are true example of what we can do when we start from a place of inclusion andContinue reading Speaking Notes for the Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, How Accessibility is Driving Innovation: Launch of in-person Accessibility Consultations at Abilities Centre August 23, 2016 Whitby, Ontario

The Barrier Free Canada – Canada sans Barrières August 2016 newsletter

Table of contents The revised discussion paper The Federal Government’s Public Consultation Media coverage A meeting at the Canadian Transportation Agency Our list of supporting organizations How to keep in touch with Barrier Free Canada – Canada sans Barrières Summary of the August 19, 2016 Revised Discussion Paper on What the Canadians with Disabilities ActContinue reading The Barrier Free Canada – Canada sans Barrières August 2016 newsletter

Individus qui nous soutiennent

Vous trouverez ci-dessous une liste de ceux et celles qui ont accepté que leurs noms soient publiés. Irene Lambert Karin Godin Dawn Lambert Peter Sharp Sandra Hobson Dana Levanto Paula Kilburn Katherine Jaconello Gordon Hein Louis PereuxNancy Newton Michelle Bruneau Synove Gelinas Gary Stockden Yvette Gelinas Danielle Bruneau Anita Squire Wilma Houston Bonnie Sherr KleinGordonContinue reading Individus qui nous soutiennent

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 PereuxNancy Newton Michelle Bruneau Synove Gelinas Gary Stockden Yvette Gelinas Danielle Bruneau Anita Squire Wilma Houston Bonnie Sherr KleinGordon J. Hein Scott Hunter Patrice PhilionContinue reading Individual supporters

The Barrier Free Canada – Canada sans Barrières June 2016 newsletter

Table of contents Government of Canada Announces Nation-wide Public Consultations on What to Include in the Promised Canadians with Disabilities Act June 22, 2016 Government of Canada News Release June 22, 2016 Statement by Canada Disabilities Minister Carla Qualtrough Excerpt from the May 6, 2016 Speech by Disabilities Minister Carla Qualtrough to the Canadian VisionContinue reading The Barrier Free Canada – Canada sans Barrières June 2016 newsletter

The Barrier Free Canada – Canada sans Barrières May 2016 newsletter

Table of contents Summary of Recent Events News Coverage Next steps Contact info Summary of Recent Events April and May have been busy for people around our country who are advocating for laws to remove and prevent barriers against people with disabilities. That includes great efforts by provincial coalitions that have also agreed to beContinue reading The Barrier Free Canada – Canada sans Barrières May 2016 newsletter