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)


Workshops & Presentations MAO Events

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.

Spring 2020 Training Workshops - Cancelled due to COVID-19

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 requires a workshop or presentation, please contact the MAO for more information.


2020

Manitoba Access Awareness Week

Manitoba Access Awareness Week Banner

We are pleased to share MAAW 2020 resources with you:


Disablity Employment Awareness Month (DEAM)

DEAM Webinar Poster


October is Disability Employment Awareness Month. This is an opportunity for Manitoba businesses, industry associations, community organizations, educational institutions, government bodies, and other groups to take proactive steps to increase employment success for Manitobans with disabilities.
All DEAM 2020 resources, including the webinar recording, PowerPoint, and transcript are now available online!

View more information on Disability Employment Awareness Month

Manitoba Accessibility Awards (MBAA)

Banner for Manitoba Accessibility Awards

The Manitoba Accessibility Awards recognize leaders in our communities who have shown their commitment to inclusion and equity for Manitobans with disabilities.

Congratulations to the 2020 MBAA Winners!

  • Large business – Winnipeg Airports Authority, Winnipeg;
  • Small business – Red Apple, Stonewall;
  • Urban non-profit organization – Gateway Church, Winnipeg;
  • Rural non-profit – Woodlands Pioneer Museum, Woodlands;
  • Large municipality – City of Selkirk; and
  • Small municipality – Rural Municipality of Victoria Beach.

All MBAA 2020 resources, including the webinar recording, PowerPoint, and transcript are now available online!

View more information about the Manitoba Accessibility Awards


  • International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD)

    Poster - International Day of Persons with Disabilities

All IDPD 2020 resources, including the webinar recording and transcript are now available online.
View more information about International Day of Persons with Disabilities