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December 2, 2017 - Save the Date, 2017 International Day of Persons with Disabilities Toronto Event

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This year’s International Day of Persons with Disabilities event focuses on employment.

Date: Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 2 – 4 p.m.

Location: Metro Hall, 55 John St., Rooms 308 and 309, Toronto

Program includes

  • Main speakers – 2 pm

Susan Picarello, Assistant Deputy Minister (Ontario), Accessibility and Employment Strategy for People with Disabilities
City of Toronto HR Representative

  • A panel of employment agencies and employers – 2:20 pm

Career Edge, Chimp Treats, Canadian Hearing Society, D.I.C.E. Assessment & Employment Counselling Services, Magnet, St. Stephen’s, Sodexo, Toronto District School Board

  • Networking with employment agencies – 3:20 pm

Career Edge, Christian Horizons, Canadian Hearing Society, Community Living, Ontario Disability Support Plan, Ontario Federation for Cerebral Palsy, Toronto District School Board


ASL, captioning, personal support workers, volunteers and refreshments will be provided

Collaborating planning organizations: AEBC, Balance, CHS, CILT, CNIB, CWDO, Magnet, NEADS