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International Day of Persons with Disabilities Event (Toronto)

December 1, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Crowd seated watching a female speaking behind a podium, with large screen projection of text captioning

You are invited to the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPwD) Event “Empowering persons with disabilities and ensuring inclusiveness and equality” on Saturday, December 1st, 2-4PM at Metro Hall, 55 John St., Rooms 308-309

Speakers

MP Adam Vaughan, MPP Raymond Cho, and City of Toronto leaders

Panelists

Alliance for Equality of Blind Canadians, Community Living, CNIB, Holland Bloorview, IBM, RBC and City of Toronto speaking on mentorships and internships

Display Tables

Canadian Hearing Society, Centre for Independent Living – Toronto, CNIB, Canadian Helen Keller Centre, Holland Bloorview, Perinatal Support Worker Program, Spinal Cord Injuries Ontario, TDSB Next Steps Employment Centers.

RSVP

Eventbrite: https://goo.gl/HfnCBf

Email: AEBCToronto@gmail.com

Phone: 647-947-9022

Facebook: https://goo.gl/HRPxwb

Refreshments, ASL, captioning, and attendant care will be provided.

Video and photos will be taken at this event.

Sponsors

Alliance for Equality of Blind Canadians, Balance for Blind Adults, Canadian Hearing Society, Centre for Independent Living-Toronto, City of Toronto, CNIB, Springtide Resources, Students for Barrier-Free Access

Details

Date:
December 1, 2018
Time:
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Website:
https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/international-day-of-persons-with-disabilities-event-tickets-51555030484

Venue

Metro Hall
55 John Street
Toronto, Ontario M5V 3C6 Canada
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