Planning and Integration Specialist, South West Local Health Integration Network

London, Ontario
Deadline August 9, 2012

The South West Local Health Integration Network  (LHIN), is one of 14 local organizations that have been created in Ontario to plan, coordinate and fund local health services, including hospitals, community care access centres (CCACs), long-term care homes, community health centres (CHCs), community support service agencies, and mental health and addictions agencies. The office of the South West LHIN is located in London, Ontario.

Symposium - Human Rights for People with Disabilities: Today and Tomorrow

Toronto, Ontario
December 13, 2010

ARCH Disability Law Centre 30th Anniversary Celebratory Symposium

Human Rights for People with Disabilities: Today and Tomorrow


Monday, December 13, 2010
9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Reception to follow at 5:30 p.m. (to approximately 7:00 pm)

David Lamont Learning Centre
Law Society of Upper Canada
130 Queen Street West, Toronto (at University Avenue)

The Road to Decreasing Barriers Faced by People with Disabilities

I Introduction

II Types of Disabilities

III Common Barriers

IV The Concept of Universal Design

V Lessons Learned

VI References

-- by Shane Holten, M.E.S.

Shane Holten is President of SPH Planning & Consulting, a company specializing in the planning, design and construction of barrier-free environments, including research and policy development related to disability issues.

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