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


May 29th, 2017

From May 28 to June 3 is the National AccessAbility Week. It is a week for Canadians to promote inclusion and accessibility...

April 30th, 2017

Nova Scotia has set a goal to be accessible by 2030 under the Accessibility Act....

February 2nd, 2017

Darren Bates discusses how "redesigning our urban environments to be as welcoming as possible has never been more important."...

November 5th, 2016

As described in Architectural Record, "An agency employs subtle design strategies to better serve its visually impaired clientele..."

October 7th, 2016

This guide "includes recommended upgrades and modifications that building owners can make to..."

September 18th, 2016

"Design could play a powerful role in the battle for equitable public restrooms, but outdated code poses a serious problem..."

August 7th, 2016

Between July 2016 and February 2017, we will be consulting with Canadians on planned accessibility legislation..."

June 21st, 2016

Information, tools and stories for people with disabilities, employers, landlords, service and transportation providers and anyone else looking to learn...

June 9th, 2016

Until July 26, 2016, the EAF is accepting applications for funding from businesses and organizations through its Workplace Accessibility Stream and...

May 14th, 2016

CSA Group, a leading global provider of standards development and testing and certification services, announces that its key accessibility standard...