Skills Development​

Communicating, negotiating, problem solving and personal management are all important aspects of daily life. The independent living skills development assists individuals to advocate on their own behalf, supports their choices, respects their decisions, and affords individuals opportunities to take risks. The program also provides learning opportunities for dealing with barriers and discrimination so that persons with disabilities can know their rights and responsibilities, and can access services and training opportunities to live and participate in society.​

International Day of Persons with Disabilities Podcast Series

On the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, Independent Living Canada launches new podcast series to commemorate organization’s 35th anniversary Ottawa, December 3 – To recognize the International Day of Persons with Disabilities and to celebrate the 35th anniversary of the independent living movement in Canada, Independent Living (IL) Canada has launched a new podcast series […]

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Accessible Canada Act Bill C-81

The purpose of the Accessible Canada Act is to identify, remove and prevent accessibility barriers that pertain to federal entities and jurisdictions involved with information and communication technologies…

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