December 3 – International Day of Persons with Disabilities

The theme of the 2023 International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD) is: “United in action to rescue and achieve the SDGs* for, with and by persons with disabilities”.*SDG:  Sustainable Developmental Goals. Please visit their website for more information https://www.un.org/en/observances/day-of-persons-with-disabilities

See the following link for Statistic Canada’s 2017 Survey on Disability: https://www150.statcan.gc.ca/n1/pub/11-627-m/11-627-m2022062-eng.htm

Last year Canada launched it’s first-ever Disability Inclusion Action Plan.  Check out their website to learn more about it.

https://www.canada.ca/en/employment-social-development/programs/disability-inclusion-action-plan/action-plan-2022.html