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  • News Archive | Barrier Free Manitoba
    AODA Other Resources Links Endorsers Effective Implementation Strong Legislation You Can Help Make Manitoba Barrier Free Spread the Word Endorse the Call Subscribe Follow Us on Twitter Join Us on Facebook To increase decrease the font PC ctrl ctrl MAC command command Understanding Web Accessibility ATRC Aug 24 2009 The course will help Web authors develop the skills and understanding needed to create Web sites that comply with accessibility standards

    Original URL path: http://www.barrierfreemb.com/news/120/108 (2016-02-09)
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  • News Archive | Barrier Free Manitoba
    Manitoba Materials Accessibility Legislation Models The Americans with Disabilities Act ADA The Disability Discrimination Act DDA The Disabilities Disabilities Discrimination Acts The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act AODA Other Resources Links Endorsers Effective Implementation Strong Legislation You Can Help Make Manitoba Barrier Free Spread the Word Endorse the Call Subscribe Follow Us on Twitter Join Us on Facebook To increase decrease the font PC ctrl ctrl MAC command command CVS pharmacy Enhancing Accessibility for the Visually Impaired To Its Web Site and Store Point of Sales Devices ICDRI Aug 23 2009 The Company has installed tactile keypads in all CVS stores and it will enhance its website in 2009 Today s announcement is the result of a collaboration between CVS pharmacy the American Foundation for the Blind American Council of the Blind and California Council of the Blind CVS pharmacy s actions were applauded by these groups CVS pharmacy s point of sales improvements are designed to assist customers who cannot read information on a flat screen point of sale device and therefore cannot privately enter their PIN or other confidential information All CVS stores have been equipped at a minimum with a tactile device at both the front

    Original URL path: http://www.barrierfreemb.com/news/120/105 (2016-02-09)
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  • News Archive | Barrier Free Manitoba
    Disabilities Disabilities Discrimination Acts The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act AODA Other Resources Links Endorsers Effective Implementation Strong Legislation You Can Help Make Manitoba Barrier Free Spread the Word Endorse the Call Subscribe Follow Us on Twitter Join Us on Facebook To increase decrease the font PC ctrl ctrl MAC command command It s Our Story National Launch at National Press Club Washington DC AbilityMagazine Aug 21 2009 On July 26 1990 President George H W Bush signed into law the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 ADA the world s first comprehensive civil rights law for people with disabilities Now 19 years later the law still resonates with a powerful history and that is impacting everything from the Healthcare bill and Justice Sotomyer s nomination to the race for the American presidency On the eve of the 19th Anniversary of the ADA a broad coalition of organizations representing the 54 million Americans with disabilities will launch the It s Our Story national initiative It s Our Story is a video oral history project that uncovers the power pride and personal struggles of living with a disability The It s Our Story initiative is the most ambitious and holds

    Original URL path: http://www.barrierfreemb.com/news/120/109 (2016-02-09)
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  • News Archive | Barrier Free Manitoba
    Short Case for Rights Legislation The UN Convention In Brief Excerpts from the Convention Feature Issue Feature Issue Archive News Archive Disability Related Videos Links to Resource Materials Barrier Free Manitoba Materials Accessibility Legislation Models The Americans with Disabilities Act ADA The Disability Discrimination Act DDA The Disabilities Disabilities Discrimination Acts The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act AODA Other Resources Links Endorsers Effective Implementation Strong Legislation You Can Help Make Manitoba Barrier Free Spread the Word Endorse the Call Subscribe Follow Us on Twitter Join Us on Facebook To increase decrease the font PC ctrl ctrl MAC command command Iowa 9 1 1 Call Center First to Successfully Trial 9 1 1 Text Messaging AbilityMagazine Aug 21 2009 A broad team of communications companies worked collaboratively to support the public safety needs of the 31 million citizens with speech and hearing issues who rely upon text messaging as a primary means of communications Currently they must communicate with 9 1 1 operators using a relay center or a specialized communications device This groundbreaking effort allows people with speech difficulties deaf or hard of hearing to use text messaging to communicate directly with a 9 1 1 operator in an

    Original URL path: http://www.barrierfreemb.com/news/120/107 (2016-02-09)
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  • News Archive | Barrier Free Manitoba
    Links to Resource Materials Barrier Free Manitoba Materials Accessibility Legislation Models The Americans with Disabilities Act ADA The Disability Discrimination Act DDA The Disabilities Disabilities Discrimination Acts The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act AODA Other Resources Links Endorsers Effective Implementation Strong Legislation You Can Help Make Manitoba Barrier Free Spread the Word Endorse the Call Subscribe Follow Us on Twitter Join Us on Facebook To increase decrease the font PC ctrl ctrl MAC command command European Research Agendas for Disability Equality EuRADE Access for All Aug 20 2009 The European Disability Forum EDF and its partners Leeds and Maastricht Universities organised a seminar in June to identify next collaborative opportunities between Disabled People Organisations DPOs and academic researchers over the project European Research Agendas for Disability Equality EuRADE For the first time in the history of disability DPOs worked together with the key stakeholders in academic research including researchers from European Universities research policy makers funders and promoters showing interest for disability research and collaboration As Yannis Vardakastanis President of EDF stressed out This unique cooperation between NGOs and the academic community enabled DPOs to identify their own research priorities to gain knowledge about research methods and communicating their

    Original URL path: http://www.barrierfreemb.com/news/120/115 (2016-02-09)
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  • News Archive | Barrier Free Manitoba
    Discrimination Act DDA The Disabilities Disabilities Discrimination Acts The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act AODA Other Resources Links Endorsers Effective Implementation Strong Legislation You Can Help Make Manitoba Barrier Free Spread the Word Endorse the Call Subscribe Follow Us on Twitter Join Us on Facebook To increase decrease the font PC ctrl ctrl MAC command command Three disability firsts in a European Court of Human Rights case The Mental

    Original URL path: http://www.barrierfreemb.com/news/120/114 (2016-02-09)
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  • News Archive | Barrier Free Manitoba
    Rights Short Case for Rights Legislation The UN Convention In Brief Excerpts from the Convention Feature Issue Feature Issue Archive News Archive Disability Related Videos Links to Resource Materials Barrier Free Manitoba Materials Accessibility Legislation Models The Americans with Disabilities Act ADA The Disability Discrimination Act DDA The Disabilities Disabilities Discrimination Acts The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act AODA Other Resources Links Endorsers Effective Implementation Strong Legislation You Can Help Make Manitoba Barrier Free Spread the Word Endorse the Call Subscribe Follow Us on Twitter Join Us on Facebook To increase decrease the font PC ctrl ctrl MAC command command McGuinty Government Helping People With Disabilities NewsOntario Aug 20 2009 Under the act Ontario is making the province accessible for people with disabilities by 2025 through standards which will break down barriers in key areas of every day life Beer will evaluate how these accessibility standards are being developed Through this review Ontario can make sure accessibility takes place in a way that makes sense for people with disabilities businesses and organizations Ontarians will have the opportunity to participate in this review and provide feedback about the act Beer will also consult with people from the disability business and

    Original URL path: http://www.barrierfreemb.com/news/120/113 (2016-02-09)
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  • News Archive | Barrier Free Manitoba
    Case for Rights Legislation The UN Convention In Brief Excerpts from the Convention Feature Issue Feature Issue Archive News Archive Disability Related Videos Links to Resource Materials Barrier Free Manitoba Materials Accessibility Legislation Models The Americans with Disabilities Act ADA The Disability Discrimination Act DDA The Disabilities Disabilities Discrimination Acts The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act AODA Other Resources Links Endorsers Effective Implementation Strong Legislation You Can Help Make Manitoba Barrier Free Spread the Word Endorse the Call Subscribe Follow Us on Twitter Join Us on Facebook To increase decrease the font PC ctrl ctrl MAC command command Consultation on the Ratification of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities Aug 20 2009 Canada s signing of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities in March 2007 demonstrates our government s commitment to advancing the rights of persons with disabilities Human Resources and Skills Development Canada is seeking input from Canadian organizations individuals residing in Canada and any Canadian citizens residing abroad who are interested in sharing their views on the ratification implementation and reporting of the Convention In particular we encourage people with disabilities and those who are familiar with

    Original URL path: http://www.barrierfreemb.com/news/120/112 (2016-02-09)
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