Category Archives: Presentations / Workshops

Canadian Congress on Disability Inclusion 2024

The third annual Canadian Congress on Disability Inclusion (CCDI) is on May 23, 2024. This year’s theme is “Forward Together: Accessibility and Inclusion for All”.

The Congress will kick-start National AccessAbility Week. It will support the sharing of insights to help shape accessible and inclusive communities and workplaces across Canada. It will bring together:

  • persons with disabilities
  • disability organizations
  • public and private organizations
  • academics
  • innovators
  • thought leaders

CCDI 2024 is a virtual, accessible, and inclusive event. It is free and open to the public.

Communication 101: Bridging the Gap

May 6, 2024 | 12:00 pm -4:00 pm
Virtual Workshop – $60
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Register here:
https://deafblindontario.com/events/communication-101-bridging-the-gap/

Formerly known as Total Communication Approach Workshop

This unique workshop provides learning opportunities for organizations or individuals who are looking to expand their knowledge and understanding of individuals with a sensory loss and communication need.
This interactive workshop will address:

– Sensory Loss – Characteristics and Implications
– Enhanced Communication Approach
– Intro to Sign Language – Signed Exact English
– Communication Systems

Please register before May 5, 2024 at 11:30 pm. For further info, contact us at mcs@deafblindontario.com or call 1-855-340-3267 x 273