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Accessibility Blog

Accessibility Innovation Showcase

TORONTO: Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) is thrilled to announce that applications for the third annual Accessibility Innovation Showcase (AIS) and the Accessibility Tech Pitch Competition are now open.n partnership with the Ministry of Research, Innovation and...

The Latest on Honorable Carla Qualtrough and Accessibility Canada

GATINEAU, QC, March 5, 2017 /CNW/ – The Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities, joined world leaders at the 2017 International Initiative for Disability Leadership (IIDL) Conference on March 2, 2017, to share their experiences,...

Accessible City Award

WHAT IS YOUR CITY DOING? Municipalities across Canada are taking a broader view of social responsibility. In addition to the multitude of programs committed to environmental sustainability and community diversity, leading Canadian cities are planning accessibility...

Rick Hansen Foundation Announces – Accessible City Award

WHAT IS YOUR CITY DOING? Municipalities across Canada are taking a broader view of social responsibility. In addition to the multitude of programs committed to environmental sustainability and community diversity, leading Canadian cities are planning accessibility...

AMI Scholarship Program Open for Students with a Permanent Disability

The AMI Scholarship program launched in 2012 and was created to further strengthen AMI’s commitment to making accessible media for all Canadians. In 2016 the program was renamed the AMI Robert Pearson Memorial Scholarship in honour of Robert Pearson, AMI’s...

Amazon Echo Voice Commands Offer Big Benefits to Persons with Disabilities

“It’s definitely not a toy,” says Nate Higgins. “I really depend on it a lot.” The “it” is his Alexa-powered Amazon Echo smart speaker, and Higgins, who lives in Chatsworth, Georgia, is a quadriplegic who has been confined to a wheelchair since 2001. Most of those who...

MALTESE PRESIDENCY WORKING HARD TO ACHIEVE A STRONG ACCESSIBILITY ACT

NEWS SOCIAL MEDIA OUR NEWSLETTER MALTESE PRESIDENCY WORKING HARD TO ACHIEVE A STRONG ACCESSIBILITY ACT 24 January 2017 Member of the European Parliament, Helga Stevens and Adam Kosa, are discussing the European Accessibility Act with the Member of EDF Executive...

ATTENTION – All Researchers, Scientists and Health Professionals

​Upcoming Webcast: Finding and Using International Research Resources December 13, 2016 (3-3:30 Eastern) Rescheduled from Sept. 29 ​ Please join us for the upcoming webcast, Finding and Using International Research Resources. This webcast will guide users through the...

RHF announces: Accessible City Award

WHAT IS YOUR CITY DOING? Municipalities across Canada are taking a broader view of social responsibility. In addition to the multitude of programs committed to environmental sustainability and community diversity, leading Canadian cities are planning accessibility...
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