Organizations accommodating people with disabilities
This non-profit organization provides education, technology and career development for people with physical disabilities.
Consult their list of products, which includes computer and office assistive technology.
Access a network of people, support services, and events across Canada.
Find the Directory of Disability Organizations, an Employment Services Directory, the Abilities Magazine, and information for injured workers.
Services in Ontario include American Sign Language Classes and Hearing Help Classes.
CPA Ontario offers employment services for persons with disabilities, including career counselling, employment mentoring, assistive technology, job search, job placement, and employment supports.For job seekers, once their resume is in the system, they will get pushed via email job opportunities automatically when they are a good match with a posting based on their skills and experience.For PWDs who self-declare (anonymously) they will not only have access to all job postings on the platform, but further benefit when employers are specifically targeting jobs to this under-tapped labour pool (targeted recruiting towards PWds)!Topics include: job finding clubs; wage subsidy; foreign-trained professionals; newcomers; experienced workers; persons with disabilities; and more.
Blurred central vision but crisp peripheral vision. Many people with autism-spectrum disorder experience these and other struggles associated with hypersensitivity or decreased sensitivity to sensory information like sights and sounds that can make it difficult to enjoy being in public.
Access a range of government disability programs, services, initiatives and contacts across the country.