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Community Accessibility Forum 2017
April 26, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pmFREE
Accessibility; Honouring the Past, Showcasing the Present and Inspiring the Future.
Who Should Attend: Ontarians interested in accessibility for people with disabilities
Members of municipal Accessibility Advisory Committee and municipal staff who work with and support them
Community organizations and businesses that provide services or support to people with disabilities
How to Register: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/accessibility-forum-windsor-tickets-31879782287?aff=es2
What To Expect
The forums will provide a legislative update on the progress that the province is making in implementing the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and making Ontario accessible. You will also have an opportunity to network with your peers and colleagues.
Jim Kyte, a former National Hockey League player with a profound hearing disability, will be the keynote speaker. He is a noted motivational speaker and Dean of the School of Hospitality and Tourism at Algonquin College. Other accessibility champions will also share success stories and personal perspectives of accessibility.