Halifax wheelchair user ‘trapped’ in apartment due to 15-day-long elevator repair

A Halifax mom is advocating for her son with disabilities, who hasn’t been able to leave his apartment for more than two weeks, due to an out-of-order elevator. Tracy Denney … Read More

People with disabilities, autism carry a heavier pandemic burden, advocates say

People with intellectual disabilities and autism are dying of COVID-19 at higher rates than other people in at least two states in the U.S., according to new data collected by … Read More

Coronavirus: Federal panel aims to ensure Canadians with disabilities included in response

The federal government has launched a special advisory group in a bid to ensure Canadians with disabilities are properly included in the national response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Disability Inclusion … Read More