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Accessibility News


Please browse our news section for up to date information related to AODA compliance and inclusive design.

December 2nd, 2019

The annual observance of the International Day of Disabled Persons was proclaimed in 1992, by the United Nations General Assembly resolution 47/3...

August 4th, 2018

Participate in this new program that is helping to create more accessible public spaces in Ontario.

January 6th, 2018

Addressing universal design and the needs of users of all ages and abilities in healthcare facilities.....

September 18th, 2016

"Design could play a powerful role in the battle for equitable public restrooms, but outdated code poses a serious problem..."

December 2nd, 2015

"The City of Ottawa has developed Accessibility Design Standards (ADS) to ensure that all City owned and operated spaces and facilities are inclusive..."