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The Manitoba government has proclaimed June 14 to 20, 2020 Manitoba Access Awareness Week (MAAW).

Manitoba celebrates MAAW annually to raise awareness about accessibility issues that affect people with disabilities and many others. This year, the focus is on accessible employment and customer service during COVID-19.

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  • MAAW Proclamation English (PDF) (Word)
  • MAAW Proclamation French (PDF) (Word)

Accessibility in the Workplace During COVID-19

Free online earning event June 18, 2 – 3 p.m. CST.

This webinar will explain accessibility laws and strategies to maintain employee safety and access to goods and services during a pandemic. The webinar will feature the launch of a new training video on accessibility in the workplace.

Register for the webinar at:

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Couldn't attend our Accessibility in the Workplace During COVID-19 webinar? Want access to the PowerPoint, video, and other materials?

All MAAW resources are now available to download and share:

If you have any questions or feedback about MAAW, including the webinar or any of the information presented, please contact the Disabilities Issues Office at 204-945-7613 or 1-800-282-8069 (Ext. 7613). 


Join the #MAAW2020 conversation on social media

To help promote MAAW and increase your social media engagement, download the MAAW toolkit.

  • It includes ready-to-use text, images, and posters relevant to all community allies, including individuals, businesses, and non-profit organizations.

MAAW Toolkit

Do your part to help spread the word about accessibility. Download and share these resources on social media and in your community.