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Planning for accessibility: Resources

March 30, 2016 — 


Disability Accommodations Checklists from the province’s Disabilities Issues Office




Various checklists re: planning accessible meetings and events


Guide to Planning Inclusive Meetings

  • Human Resources and Skills Development Canada


Planning Accessible Meetings and Events A Toolkit

  • American Bar Association Commission on Disability Rights



Planning for Accessibility A Checklist for Inclusion

  • McMaster University


Guide to Accessible Events

  • Ryerson University


Planning Accessible Meetings and Events

Massachusetts Dept. of Public Health


Checklist for Planning Accessible Meetings and Events

  • US Dept of Transportation Disability Resource Centre


Accessible Meeting Checklist

Access & Equity – Hamilton


Accessible Events A Guide for Meeting and Event Organisers

  • Meetings and Events Australia


A Planning Guide for Accessible Conferences

  • Council of Ontario Universities




Additional Resources

Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.0:

WebAIM and WAVE Evaluation Tool:

Office Documents: Accessible Digital Office Documents (ADOD):
Mobile Apps (BBC Guidelines):

The Example of Microsoft:

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