Disability

January 26, 2009
The Office for Disability Issues (ODI) is a focal point within the Government of Canada for key partners working to promote the full inclusion and participation of Canadians with disabilities in all...
Keywords: Article , Disability, All of Canada
January 26, 2009
Advancing the Inclusion of People with Disabilities 2008 is the sixth annual federal progress report on disability. It provides an overview of key initiatives that federal departments have...
Keywords: Article , Bilingual, Disability, Government Policy, All of Canada
January 16, 2009
The Institute for Work & Health (IWH) is an independent, not-for-profit research organization. At IWH, our goal is to protect and improve the health of working people by providing useful,...
Keywords: Online Resource , Disability, Health, Workers' Rights, General resources, All of Canada
December 30, 2008
An hour-long interview format, Madness Radio focuses on personal experiences of 'madness' and extreme states of consciousness from beyond conventional perspectives and mainstream treatments. They...
Keywords: Online Resource , Disability, Media, Mental Health, General resources, International, United States
September 27, 2008
The Choice in Supports for Independent Living (CSIL) program is a form of individualized funding whereby the consumer is given money to hire home support staff and manage their own care. This manual...
Keywords: Online Resource , assisted living, csil program, Disability, Disability, group home, home care, British Columbia, General resources
August 13, 2008
A disabled activist and member of the Ontario Coalition Against Poverty has received an apology from a Toronto restaurant who discriminated against him. The manager at the Everest restaurant had told...
Keywords: Article , Disability, News, Organizing, Ontario
August 4, 2008
Pivot Legal Society, the Vancouver Area Network of Drug Users (VANDU) and the United Native Nations have filed a human rights complaint against the Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Association...
Keywords: Article , Disability, Homelessness, Human Rights, Indigenous, News, British Columbia
February 13, 2008
The Caledon Institute has released a policy paper, Canadians Need a Medium-Term Sickness/Disability Income Benefit (in PDF) discussing the possibility of a new sickness or disability benefit. The...
Keywords: Article , Disability, Health, News, Workers' Rights, All of Canada
July 13, 2007
Go to Ontario Disability Support Program for information and links on how to apply for the program.
Keywords: Article , Applying For..., Disability, Welfare, Ontario
July 3, 2007
The ODSP Action Coalition is seeking support for the demands they are making for the October Ontario provincial election. Read CLEONet's story about the campaign for more information.
Keywords: Article , Disability, News, Organizing, Ontario
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