Speaking Engagement

National AccessAbility Awareness Week: Creating Accessible Workplaces

Event Details

May 31, 2021
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

National AccessAbility Awareness Week (NAAW) is a time to celebrate accessibility and inclusion and the contributions of Canadians with disabilities. It is an opportunity to recognize the efforts of Canadians who are actively removing barriers and ensuring that people with disabilities have an equal opportunity to participate in all aspects of life.

On May 31, 2021, Evon Gayle will be presenting “Creating Accessible Workplaces” at National AccessAbility Awareness Week.

Topics of Discussion:

  • Workplace accessibility and accommodation,
  • The legal rights and responsibilities of employers and employees, and
  • Myths about accommodations and the value of employing people with disabilities.

For more information and to register for this event, visit the National AccessAbility Awareness Week website.