Accessible Public Transportation - LIVE
Discussion Group - Friday, July 17 at 7 pm EDT
Register for this discussion.
Do you have any access issues with public
transportation where you live? Or when visiting
Group will be led by CWDO's Chairperson, Terrance
Green. It is intended to brainstorm on current
issues respecting what accessible public
transportation means from a cross-disability
The Ontario Human Rights
Commission has filed a complaint against the public
transportation providers in Thunder Bay, Hamilton
and Sudbury to the Human Rights Tribunal Ontario
over the fact that transit providers are not calling
out stops. Push Northwest, Thunder Bay, are
exploring the potential of becoming interveners in
the case, respecting persons with disabilities in
Thunder Bay, as calling out of stops is a barrier to
transportation for persons with various types of
CWDO wants to bring persons
with disabilities from across Ontario together to
discuss what is happening in your area regarding
public transportation and access.
Share your concerns, your successes, and your
Together, we can make a
Friday, July 17, at 7 pm EDT in the Members Lounge
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your microphone and speakers.
Getting to Know the
7:30 pm, Thursday,
July 16, 2009 -
What is the political disability
movement? This Webinar will overview some of the key
features of the disability movement, including
important historical events in Canada, the United
States and abroad as well as review the underlying
philosophies of Independent Living and the social
model of disability.
Click here to register for the Disability Movement.
Check our website for
updated information on planned webinars.
NEW! CWDO Local News Page
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efforts on provincial issues. However, sometimes
our members want to highlight specific news or
events in their own areas of the province. So we
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