Welcome to the Rick Hansen Foundation blog! We post regularly on a range of topics and issues in the disability and accessibility community.

Explore past posts to read personal experiences of disability, tips for how to improve accessibility in your community, what you can do to be more inclusive, and more.

Celebrating 10 years: 10 life-changing initiatives from the Blusson Spinal Cord Centre

December 4, 2018

Ten years ago this November, the six story, 11,000 square metre Blusson Spinal Cord Centre (BSCC) opened its doors.

Rick Hansen Foundation Fall 2018 Newsletter

October 30, 2018

The latest updates on the programs at the Rick Hansen Foundation for Fall 2018.

September Reading List: Representation in the Arts

September 19, 2018

It’s time for our quarterly reading list. This fall, we have curated a list of articles about representation and empowerment.

Accessibility in 2017: A Year in Review

December 1, 2017

While much still needs to be done for our country and world to become truly accessible and inclusive, this International Day of Persons with Disabilities is an opportune time to celebrate the amazi

Rick Hansen Foundation Fall 2017 Newsletter

November 20, 2017

The latest updates on Rick Hansen Foundation programs and initiatives for Fall 2017.

Employment tips for people with disabilities

October 23, 2017

Did you know that October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month?

September Disability Reading List

September 18, 2017

It’s time for our quarterly reading list! Below is a curated list of articles about the Deaf experience, community and culture.

June Disability Reading List

June 19, 2017

It’s time for our quarterly reading list! Below is a curated list of articles on disability.

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