#ODSP Action Coalition Event July 7th

The ODSP Action Coalition presents:

Telling Our Stories:

Disability Should Not Equal Poverty

When: Wednesday, July 7th from 1pm-5pm *NEW DATE*

Where: Metro Hall Rotunda, 55 John St. Toronto

(Near University Avenue and King St. West)

Program

Highlights: 2pm to 4pm –

  • Panel discussion on ODSP and human rights moderated by Carol Goar, Editorial Columnist – Toronto Star
  • Personal stories told by individuals on ODSP
  • Launch of the ODSP Action Coalition’s Disability Declaration
  • Photo exhibit by community activist Cheryl Duggan

Displays, information tables and networking throughout the event

Light Refreshments will be served. TTC tokens available for low-income people

For more information or to request attendant care services, ASL or Real Time Captioning, please contact Naomi Berlyne at 416 539-0690 ext 258.

Requests for special needs services must be made by June 28

The ODSP Action Coalition is a province-wide coalition of community disability agencies, provincial organizations, anti-poverty groups, legal clinics and people with disabilities on ODSP. The Coalition’s mission is to push for improvements to ODSP so that people with disabilities can live with justice and dignity.

Visit our website: http://www.odspaction.ca

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