Tag Archives: disability

Raising the flag for World Autism Awareness Day News

By Jessica Richard and Emily Maloney To celebrate World Autism Awareness Day, Autism Ontario organized various flag raising ceremonies throughout the province. One of the flags raised was at the Scarborough Civic Centre. The event was attended by politicians, members of the Autism Ontario Board of Directors, corporate sponsors and many families affected by Autism.

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Post-secondary students to revamp wheelchair sign News

By Kiah Welsh Post-secondary students around the world have the opportunity to redesign the traditional wheelchair symbol. The contest, Reimagining Accessibility, is supported by the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, David Onley, and OCAD University. An instructor at OCAD University involved in the campaign, David Pereyra, said the student competition is designed to come up with a logo

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