The Canadian Society for Research in Education has invited CACL's Inclusive Education Canada's Gordon Porter to give the keynote at their 2013 conference in Victoria on June 3 2013. This is the learned societies academics conference that is held each year.
Dawn Roper Project manager at Community Living Ontario for the Administrative Justice Support Network and an adjudicator, Vice-Chair for the Health Services Appeal and Review Board tells us her story of how the Administrative Justice Support Network came to be realised.
In a desperate plea for support, an Ottawa family made the decision earlier this week to leave their son at an agency responsible for coordination of community services. Their decision to do so has begun a national conversation about supports for people with intellectual disabilities and their families.
Canada’s millions of volunteers make a tremendous contribution
to communities throughout our country each and every day. Through
their efforts, they make our communities more vibrant and in so doing
contribute directly to making our country stronger.