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Local Resources:

Inform Hamilton Resources
We've linked "Inform Hamilton" to bring you over 300 services, programs and agencies on information pertaining to disability

DARTS Transportation Hamilton a door-to-door transportation service employing wheelchair accessible buses and contracted taxi service when appropriate.  Service is provided from one accessible building door entrance to another accessible building door entrance.


Other Resources: Sponsored by Abilities Magazine, this Canadian website provides links to a wide range of disability related services including classified advertisements, announcements,employment strategies, products and services.


Accessibility Ontario
The Accessiblity for Ontarians with Disabilities Act 2005 was passed on June 13, 2005 at Queen's Park.  The Accessibility Standards Advisory Council and the Accessibility Advisory Council of Ontario will guide the implementation of this landmark legislation.


Access Guide Canada
Access Guide Canada provides listings of accessible resources. Search by province or community for accessible employment services, meeting facilities, entertainment venues, etc.  Participate! You can help make this site great by adding your own favourites!


Access to Travel
A website featuring links across Canada to accessible transportation and travel services. Planning a trip to a Canadian City? Seeking information about para-transit in another community? This site will assist in making your search easier and more enjoyable.


Advocacy Centre for the Elderly
The Advocacy Centre for the Elderly  is a Toronto based community legal clinic for low income senior citizens in Ontario. ACE provides a range of legal services including: direct client assistance, public legal education, law reform, community development and referrals.


Canadian Association for Supported Employment
CASE promotes workplace inclusion for Canadians with disabilities.


Canadian Transportation Agency-Accessible Transportation
Canadian government agency responsible to ensure undue obstacles to the mobility of persons with a disability are removed from federally regulated transportation services and facilities. Includes an Air Travel Reservation Check List. This is an invaluable site.


Community Legal Education Ontario
Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO) is a community legal clinic dedicated to providing low-income and disadvantaged people in Ontario with the legal information they need to understand and exercise their legal rights.


Consent and Capacity Board
The Board is an independent body that conducts hearings under the Mental Health Act, the Health Consent Act, the Personal Health Information Protection Act,the Subsitute Decisions Act and the Mandatory Blood Testing Act.They review such issues as a person's capacity to consent or refuse treatment.


Directory of Disability Organizations in Canada

The most comprehensive listing of disability organizations in Canada.


Office of the Public Guardian and Trustee
This office is a part of the Ontario Ministry of the Attorney General. Contact them for information regarding Powers of Attorney for Personal Care; Continuing Powers of Attorney for Property; the Substitute Decisions Act; and guardianship.


Persons with Disabilities Online
This web site allows the user to access the broad range of disability related information provided by the Government of Canada.