News in Health and Disability
When Tuesday, December 10, 3 p.m. to 4 p.m. EST
Accessibility Ontario has invited ARCH Disability Law Centre to do a 60-minute webinar for service providers on legal services available to people with disabilities.
This author argues that all mental health services need to be trauma-informed, and there needs to be much more counselling and therapy for survivors of trauma for both men and women.
When Monday, December 9, 2013 at 2 p.m., observers should be seated by 1:30 p.m.
Where Queen's Park, Ontario Legislature
This event will take place at Queen's Park on Monday in the legislative assembly at 2 p.m., observers should be seated by 1:30 p.m.
Legal Aid Ontario (LAO) released a paper today setting out a set of first principles and key issues that LAO believes are important to developing its Mental Health Strategy.
A Toronto woman was shocked after she was denied entry into the U.S. because she had been hospitalized for clinical depression.
Pro Bono Law Ontario at Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario is a partnership created to help low-income families resolve legal problems that may keep them from focusing attention on caring for a sick child.
Date Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Time 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Place Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events, 20 Toronto Street, 2nd Floor | Toronto | M5C 2B8
The Ontario Bar Association and ARCH Disability Law Centre present a professional development program for lawyers who serve clients with legal issues related to their disability.
The CBC program The Current looks at the connection between low incomes and poor health.
Riders who have disabilities showed up at Ottawa's transit commission meeting to urge city officials to bring down the increase so they can still afford to ride the bus and get around the city.
Members of the Aamjiwnaang First Nation living on a reserve near Sarnia have long suspected harmful chemicals were behind an unusually low male birth rate and other health issues.