“‘Nothing About Us Without Us’: Building A Saskatchewan Accessibility Act” Project Report

Draft pre-Focus Group Activity: 2 November 2021 Draft post-Focus Group: 7 February 2022 Final Draft: 29 March 2022 Prepared by Nicholas S Antonini Honours Student Department of Sociology and Social Studies University of Regina antoninn@uregina.ca In collaboration with the research team: Barrier Free Saskatchewan Brenda Rossow-Kimball Assistant Professor Faculty of Kinesiology and Health Studies UniversityContinue reading “‘Nothing About Us Without Us’: Building A Saskatchewan Accessibility Act” Project Report

Medical Triage in Saskatchewan January 4, 2022

Medical Triage in Saskatchewan January 4, 2022 There are 4 stages of medical triage to be considered. Saskatchewan is now in the 2nd stage. The segments I took from the Saskatchewan Health Authority’s website seem to address some concerns.. SOURCE FOR INFO BELOW: The Saskatchewan Critical Care Resource Allocation Framework.pdf (saskhealthauthority.ca) Clinical Frailty Scale ScoreContinue reading Medical Triage in Saskatchewan January 4, 2022

costs for Disability Tax Credit forms costing individuals money to get filled out by their doctors.

February 8, 2022 Saskatchewan Medical Association 201-2174 Airport Drive Saskatoon, SK S7L 6M6 Barrier Free Saskatchewan and the North Saskatchewan Independent Living Centre Inc. (NSILC) are non-profit organizations that advocate for and provide education and resources, to remove barriers in the lives of individuals with disabilities. During a public RDSP presentation hosted by NSILC, informationContinue reading costs for Disability Tax Credit forms costing individuals money to get filled out by their doctors.

Regina woman frustrated after wheelchair rental rejected

Regina woman frustrated after wheelchair rental rejected Jeremy Simes  2022-01-21Like12 Comments|13 Alberta’s top court dismisses challenge of ID requirement at drug-use sitesOklahoma earthquake rattles residents up in Kansas After being told she couldn’t rent a wheelchair and walker for her mom, Michelle Riche says the family had no choice but to pay up and purchase theContinue reading Regina woman frustrated after wheelchair rental rejected

Building A Saskatchewan Accessibility Act – We Need Your Voice!

View this email in your browserWe Need You.Barrier Free Saskatchewan (BFSK) partnered with the North Saskatchewan Independent Living Centre and the University of Regina to conduct a research project titled Nothing About Us Without Us: Building A Saskatchewan Accessibility Act.We need you to assist in the research and lend your voice to the upcoming virtual on-line Accessibility LegislationContinue reading Building A Saskatchewan Accessibility Act – We Need Your Voice!

Weekly Email Digest for Information Sharing Purposes November 8 – 13 2021

Weekly Email Digest for Information Sharing Purposes November 8 – 13 2021 Contents CCD Member Groups………………………………………………………………………… 4 National Network for Mental Health | NNMH Bulletin!……………………………………………………. 4 Voice of Albertans with Disabilities | Retail Accessibility Survey- Chance at $100 Prize……… 14 Canadian Council of the Blind: Webinar Recording “The Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Eye HealthContinue reading Weekly Email Digest for Information Sharing Purposes November 8 – 13 2021

Council Of Canadians For Disabilities

Weekly Email Digest for Information Sharing Purposes November 1 – 5 2021 Contents CCD Member Groups………………………………………………………………………… 4 Disability Alliance BC……………………………………………………………………………………………………. 4 Download the Fall/Winter 2021 edition of Transition, DABC’s magazine!……………………….. 4 CWDO | NEADS…………………………………………………………………………………………………………… 5 Captioned Video available now of A Conversation on  Self-Advocacy with Citizens With Disabilities Ontario (CWDO)’s…………………………………………………………………………………………………….. 5 Voice of Albertans withContinue reading Council Of Canadians For Disabilities