Events

  • Presentation on the Scope and Intent of an Accessibility Standard for the Design of Public Spaces
  • Date: Tuesday, May 14, 2019  
    Place: Viscount Gort Hotel, Main Floor (Royal ABC), 1670 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg
    Time: 1:30 to 3:30 pm (Registration at 1:00 pm)
    Registration form

    Register for the webinar

  • Manitoba Access Awareness Week Learning Event 2019: How and Why to Support Accessible Employment, Co-hosted by MEEPA
  • Date and Time: Tuesday, June 4, 2019, 9:00 am to 12:15 pm (Registration at 8:30 am)
    Place: Viscount Gort Hotel, Main Floor (Royal ABC) 1670 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg

    Featuring:

    • Keynote speaker:  Ms. Maureen Haan, Executive Director of the Canadian Council on Rehabilitation and Work, with the business case for hiring people with disabilities.
    • Overview of the Accessibility Standard for Employment.
    • Panel discussion on accessibility in emergency planning, facilitated by the Independent Living Resource Centre.
    • Networking with local service providers and resources.

    Registration form

To register for an event, or for more information please contact:

Tracy MacMillan, Office Manager
Phone: 204-945-7613
Fax: 204-948-2896
E-mail: Tracy.MacMillan@gov.mb.ca
Disabilities Issues Office
Room 630 – 240 Graham Avenue
Winnipeg MB  R3C 0J7


Workshops & Presentations

Through presentation and discussion, participants will learn how to develop policies and actions to help their organization comply with Accessibility Standards under The Accessibility for Manitobans Act.  These two-hour workshops target individuals who are responsible for developing and implementing policies at their workplace or organization.


 

May 16, 2019 - Accessibility Legislation in Manitoba (register)

June 12, 2019 - Accessibility Legislation in Manitoba (register)

 

 

If you have a group of 20 or more that require a workshop or presentation, please contact the DIO for more information.