The Government of Canada is committed to eliminating systemic barriers and delivering equality of opportunity to all Canadians. In June 2016, the Honourable Carla Qualtrough launched a national consultation process for proposed Canadian accessibility legislation. and all Canadians have the opportunity to be part of that consultation. Your voice can be heard.

The Alliance for an Inclusive and Accessible Canada is currently conducting focus groups in select cities across Canada. Even if you can’t attend in person you still have the opportunity to complete an on-line survey.

A federal accessibility law would mandate accessibility standards in federally regulated programs and services and would be a major step in Canada meeting its obligations under the UN convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

Be Heard. Complete the On-line Survey