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Alliance for an Inclusive and Accessible Canada

The Alliance for an Inclusive and Accessible Canada (the Alliance) is made up of 12 member organizations and 3 partner organizations. Together, we are consulting Canadians about the new federal accessibility law. 

Get Involved
 
The Alliance wants to hear from you! Over the next year, we will be consulting Canadians about the Government of Canada’s new accessibility law. Our consultations will include an online survey and public sessions across the country, as well as online and telephone discussion groups. We are committed to inclusion and accessibility throughout this process.
 
The Alliance invites you to its first round of public consultations:
 
Brandon, Manitoba
When: Thursday, March 2, 2017 (7-9 pm)
Where:
Victoria Inn Brandon
3550 Victoria Avenue
Brandon, MB
For more information, please contact:
To register, please contact:
Council of Canadians with Disabilities
Tel: 1-877-947-0303 or alliance@ccdonline.ca
 
North Bay, Ontario
When: Thursday, March 2, 2017 (5-7 pm)
Where:
North Bay Elks Lodge #25
325 Elks Lane
North Bay, Ontario
To register, please contact:
Tel: 705-478-5730 or alliancenorthbay@gmail.com
 
Saint-John, New Brunswick
When: March 2nd, 2017 (7-9 pm)
Where:
Hilton Saint John Trade and Convention Centre
1 Market Square,
Saint John, NB
To register, please contact:
Council of Canadians with Disabilities
Tel: 1-877-947-0303 or alliance@ccdonline.ca
 
Alliance Accessibility Survey
 
Background
 
The Alliance for an Inclusive and Accessible Canada (the Alliance) is a group of disability organizations. We are consulting Canadians about the Government of Canada’s proposed federal accessibility law. Our member and partner organizations.
 
The Government of Canada has committed to adopting a strong federal accessibility law. This law will help remove and prevent barriers facing people with disabilities. The Government has been meeting with Canadians across the country to get input about this law.
 
The Alliance is also consulting Canadians about their accessibility priorities. We want to hear from people with disabilities, their families and caregivers. We also want to hear from groups like service providers, unions, industry representatives and associations.
 
We want your input! Please fill out this short online survey to tell us about the barriers you face.
 
What areas could this new law address?
 
The new accessibility law will cover areas that are under the power of the federal government. This includes railways, airlines, banks, postal services, radio, television, telephone and internet providers, employment insurance (EI), immigration, Aboriginal lands and rights, the military and criminal law. This new law will not address areas that are under the power of the provinces, including health care, education, municipal transportation, guardianship and property rights.
 
Consent
 
Your answers to this survey will remain anonymous. The results of this survey will be included in a report. Anonymous quotes may be used in the report. By answering the questions below, you are agreeing to having your feedback used in this report.
 
Take the survey:
 
http://alliance-canada.org/en/survey-2/
 
Contact Us
 
For more information, contact:
Council of Canadians with Disabilities (CCD)
909-294 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg, MB
R3C 0B9
Tel: 204-947-0303
Fax: 204-942-4625 
 

http://alliance-canada.org/en/home/




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