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Accessibility for Deaf Individuals: A Workshop for Municipal Sport and Recreation Providers

May 7 @ 9:00 am 12:00 pm

WHERE: Virtual – Zoom
COST: Free
HOSTS: Provincial Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services (PDHHS), Family Network for Deaf Children (FNDC)

Presenters:

  • Lisa Anderson, Accessible Service Delivery Standard Technical Committee
  • Vinu Chetipurackal, Provincial Accessibility Committee
  • Ross MacDonald, City of Surrey: Healthy Communities – Accessibility & Inclusion
  • Mike Prescott, Disability Alliance BC: Accessible Organizations Project
  • Meredith Shaw, BC Human Rights Clinic

Workshop Highlights:

  • Access needs of the Deaf community
  • Duty to Accommodate and the BC Human Rights Code
  • Accessible British Columbia Act (ABCA)
  • BC Accessibility Hub
  • Working municipal model of accessibility and inclusion

REGISTRATION: Email PDHHS@gov.bc.ca. Zoom link will be provided upon registration.

If you have any questions, please email PDHHS.

Click here to see the flyer.