Rights to equality, self-determination, full citizenship, valued
recognition and respect from others are legally recognized and assured
for all people with intellectual disabilities.
Benchmarks for Achievement
- People with intellectual disabilities have access to supports to exercise their full legal capacity.
- Policies and practices that govern the use of genetic
technologies and end of life care respect human diversity and the
fundamental principles of community living.
- Initiatives to advance equality rights and recognition of people
with intellectual disabilities are inclusive of diverse populations.
- Initiatives to advance the equality rights and recognition of
youth, persons with FASD, aboriginal persons and other diverse
ethno-racial-cultural communities are taking intellectual disability in