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Independent Living Day Across Canada at CILT: Challenges and Successes

Centre for Independent Living in Toronto (CILT) invites you to celebrate Independent Living Day Across Canada: Challenges and Successes On Zoom! 

Description: This celebration is to show the great achievements, benefits, challenges, and successes of Independent Living in Canada specifically in Toronto. Independent Living Across Canada Day is a day, we can promote the awareness of Independent Living to our communities as one powerful voice. We will have community speakers talk about the impact of Independent Living on their lives. 

When: Monday June 5, 2023 10:00-11:00 AM Eastern Time (Canada) 

Access Supports: ASL-English interpretation and CART Captioning will be provided. 

Register in advance for this meeting at:

This celebration will be an engaging discussion on: 

  1. Brief History of Models of Disability 
  2. About Independent Living at Centre for Independent Living in Toronto 
  3. Challenges and Successes 
  4. Impact on Independent Living and Consumer Stories 
  5. Question and Answers 
  6. Resources 

If you need assistance with registering, please e-mail or call 416-599-2458 ext. 293. Please note, you will not be able to join the session without registering first. If you require any access accommodations, please let us know in the Questions and Comments section of the registration. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting. 

Workshop Facilitators: 

John Mossa, Independent Living Skills Coordinator, Centre for Independent Living in Toronto 

Wendy Porch, Executive Director, Centre for Independent Living in Toronto