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Praxis 2016 – Bridging the Gap Conference Summary
The Praxis 2016 conference was hosted by the Rick Hansen Institute (RHI) in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada from April 25 to 27, 2016. This experientially... Continue Reading Praxis 2016 – Bridging the Gap Conference Summary
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Case Studies and References, Learning and Training Tools, Research and Statistics

Accessibility of Housing – UK
Some national building codes have standards for barrier-free design/accessibility of homes. Continue Reading Accessibility of Housing – UK
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Best Practices, Standards, Compliance, Guidelines

What about a Disability Rights Act for Canada?
Analysis on the impact of potential disability discrimination and accessibility legislation in Canada, with case studies from the United States, Australia and the United Kingdom. Continue Reading What about a Disability Rights Act for Canada?
Tags: Employment / Workplace, Policy & Compliance

Case Studies and References, Standards, Compliance, Guidelines

Awareness Guide to Accessibility for Persons with Physical Challenges
The purpose of this issues paper is concerning access to justice in the criminal justice system for people with disability who need communication supports or have complex and multiple support needs by Australian Human Rights Commission (AHRC). Continue Reading Awareness Guide to Accessibility for Persons with Physical Challenges
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Case Studies and References, Standards, Compliance, Guidelines

More than just a ramp: A guide for women’s refuges to develop disability discrimination act action plans
Violence against women with disabilities reference guide by WWDA (Woman with Disabilities Australia), created to be a guide for women’s refuges to develop disability discrimination act action plans. Continue Reading More than just a ramp: A guide for women’s refuges to develop disability discrimination act action plans
Tags: Policy & Compliance

Learning and Training Tools, Research and Statistics, Standards, Compliance, Guidelines

Equal Before the Law: Towards Disability Justice Strategies
Created by the Australian Human Rights Commission,this report provides a snapshot of where that equality does not exist, highlights services and programs that improve equality before the law for people with disabilities, and sets some directions by which change may occur. Continue Reading Equal Before the Law: Towards Disability Justice Strategies
Tags: Policy & Compliance

Case Studies and References, Learning and Training Tools, Research and Statistics

Background Paper on Access to Justice for People with Disability in the Criminal Justice System
The purpose of this issues paper is concerning access to justice in the criminal justice system for people with disability who need communication supports or have complex and multiple support needs by Australian Human Rights Commission (AHRC). Continue Reading Background Paper on Access to Justice for People with Disability in the Criminal Justice System
Tags: Policy & Compliance

Case Studies and References, Learning and Training Tools

Beyond Access: A Case Study on the Intersection Between Accessibility, Sustainability, and Universal Design
Research study about how accessibility, sustainability and universal design work together. Continue Reading Beyond Access: A Case Study on the Intersection Between Accessibility, Sustainability, and Universal Design
Tags: accessibility, Public Spaces

Case Studies and References, Research and Statistics

Universalism, Universal Design and Equitable Access to the Built Environment
Research study about universal design and its impacts on rehabilitation, accessibility and living with a disability. Continue Reading Universalism, Universal Design and Equitable Access to the Built Environment
Tags: Policy & Compliance, Public Spaces

Case Studies and References, Research and Statistics

Stop the World – We Want to Get On! Human Rights for Disabled People: A Resource & Training Manual
Resource and training manual on human rights for individuals with disabilities Continue Reading Stop the World – We Want to Get On! Human Rights for Disabled People: A Resource & Training Manual
Tags: Policy & Compliance

Case Studies and References, Learning and Training Tools

Surfacing the Accessible Playground: 7 Things Every Playground Owner Should Know About the Accessibility of Their Playground Surfaces
"7 Things Every Playground Owner Should Know About the Accessibility of Their Playground Surfaces" by the United States Access Board Continue Reading Surfacing the Accessible Playground: 7 Things Every Playground Owner Should Know About the Accessibility of Their Playground Surfaces
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Case Studies and References

Rick Hansen Foundation Infographic
Statistics about disabilities in Canada and worldwide, and the Rick Hansen Foundation's initiatives. Continue Reading Rick Hansen Foundation Infographic
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Infographics

Disability and Accessibility Definitions and Terms
List of terms and definitions about disabilities, from the Rick Hansen Foundation. Continue Reading Disability and Accessibility Definitions and Terms
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Learning and Training Tools

Talking About Disability A Guide to Using Appropriate Language
Best practices and guidelines for using language to describe disability. Continue Reading Talking About Disability A Guide to Using Appropriate Language
Tags: Peer Support / Social

Best Practices, Learning and Training Tools

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