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It's expected that 1 in 5 people will have a disability by 2036.
Today, 3.8 million Canadians report having a mobility, vision, or hearing disability. These Canadians struggle every day to grab a coffee with a friend or interview for a job because of physical barriers to access. How can we move towards providing meaningful access for all? Read more>
Confused by the term “universal design” and what it's all about? Today, let’s chat about what it really means and why it’s important. Read more>
For the second year, RHF worked with the Angus Reid Institute to get a picture of how Canadians feel about important disability issues like social barriers for people with disabilities (including in the workplace) and accessibility within the built environment. Read on to see what we discovered. Read more>
We're launching the Accessible Cities Award! A national award designed to recognize and celebrate municipalities – and the planners, developers, architects and builders they work with – for creating accessible places for people with mobility, vision and hearing challenges. Learn more... Read more>