Events

Free Webinar - Thursday, June 3rd from 2 to 3:30pm CDT

Banner Beyond COVID-19: Creating a Culture of Accessibility in the Workplace Free Webinar

Webinar Information

Register at: https://maaw2021.eventbrite.ca

You Will Learn About:

  • Issues of accessibility in the workplace, currently and as we return to work
  • Experiences, strategies, and tools to create and maintain a culture of accessibility in your workplace

Featuring:

  • Yazmine Laroche, Deputy Minister, Public Accessibility, Government of Canada
  • Panel of Manitobans with disabilities discussing workplace barriers and solutions, organized with assistance from the Manitoba League of Persons with Disabilities

If you have further questions, or concerns, please contact the Manitoba Accessibility Office at:

MAO@gov.mb.ca
(204) 945 - 7613
1-800-282-8069 (Ext. 7613) (toll-free)


Disablity Employment Awareness Month Webinar

DEAM Webinar Poster


The Future of Work: Accessible & Inclusive Employment During COVID-19 & Beyond

Free online learning event October 29, 2 to 3 pm. CDT.
Co-hosted by the Disabilities Issues Office, Manitoba Employment Equity Practitioners (MEEPA), and Manitoba Possible.

DEAM Keynote Speaker Shane KanadyKeynote Speaker: Shane Kanady, VP Workforce Development, Source America & Sr. Fellow, Portulans Institute

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/shane-kanady-7388bb132/

 

This webinar will focus on:

  • The importance of accessible & inclusive employment
  • Universal trends affecting the future of work and the impact on people with disabilities, including during COVID-19 -
  • Employment best practices for businesses and organizations during COVID-19

Register for the webinar at: https://deam2020.eventbrite.ca


Manitoba Access Awareness Week 2020 Webinar

Manitoba Access Awareness Week Banner

MAAW Resources - Now Available Online!

Couldn't attend our "Accessibility in the Workplace During COVID-19" webinar? We are pleased to share MAAW 2020 resources with you:


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.


 

April 3, 2020 - Accessibility Legislation in Manitoba - CANCELLED

May 5, 2020 - Accessibility Legislation in Manitoba - CANCELLED

 

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