Workshop: Navigating Legal Services for People with Disabilities – FREE WEBINAR, Accessibility Ontario

When: December 10, 2013 (11:00-12:00)
Who: Organizations whose staff, clients, members, or general public have disabilities; Organizations who want to a comprehensive list of organizations throughout Ontario who provide free legal services for people with disabilities
Cost: Free


Do you find yourself wondering where you can refer someone with a disability to get additional support or legal information? If you answered yes, then this webinar is for you.

Accessibility Ontario has invited ARCH Disability Law Centre to do a 60-minute webinar on the free legal services that are available to people with disabilities. Topics covered in the webinar include:

  • Accessibility laws
  • Abuse
  • Education
  • Capacity – the right to make decisions
  • Discrimination
  • Human Rights and the Duty to Accommodate
  • Employment
  • Home care
  • Power of Attorney
  • Disability funding and services (eg. ODSP, workers’ compensation)
  • Advocacy for Elders

The presentation slides and a resource manual will be available for downloading at the end of the webinar. An excellent reference to keep on hand as issues arise!


For more information, contact Accessibility Ontario: