In-person/Webcast session on January 18, 2017

Manitoba’s Accessibility Advisory Council will be hosting a consultation session on January 18, 2017 to get feedback on the proposed Accessibility Standard on Employment. The public consultation session will also be available via webcast.

If you are able to attend in-person, the public consultation session is on:

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
1:00 to 4:00 pm CT
Viscount Gort Hotel
Main Floor, Royal ABC Ballroom
1670 Portage Ave.
Winnipeg, MB

You can register onsite or you can register in advance by calling the Disabilities Issues Office at (204) 945-7613 or toll-free at 1-800-282-8069.

You can register for the webcast online at www.AccessibilityMB.ca beginning on January 6, 2017.

The proposed Accessibility Standard on Employment and supporting documentation can also be found at www.AccessibilityMB.ca

You can provide your feedback and comments on the proposed Employment Standard to access@gov.mb.ca. Please also share your feedback and comments with RCC by contacting Lanny McInnes at lmcinnes@retailcouncil.org. Comments are being accepted until February 15, 2017.

RCC represents the Manitoba employer community on the Accessibility Advisory Council and will be attending the consultation. Your input and comments on the Standard would be very valuable.

If you have any questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact: Lanny McInnes, Director -  Government Relations (Prairies) at: lmcinnes@retailcouncil.org or 204-253-1654