Enabling Accessibility

The Community Accessibility Stream

The Community Accessibility Stream of the Enabling Accessibility Fund is designed to provide funding to eligible recipients for projects that improve accessibility in communities across Canada. Projects may include:

  • renovating, retrofitting or constructing community facilities where programs or services are offered to people with disabilities;
  • retrofitting motor vehicles used as community-based transportation; and,
  • providing information and communications technologies to make them more accessible for the community.

To be considered eligible for funding, projects must be directly related to removing barriers and increasing accessibility for people with disabilities in Canadian communities. All projects must also respond to funding priorities identified during calls for proposals, including support from their community.

Deadline: July 26th ,2016 at 11:59 p.m. EST

The Government of Canada is currently accepting proposals from organizations interested in receiving financial assistance from theEAF.

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The Workplace Accessibility Stream

The Workplace Accessibility Stream of the Enabling Accessibility Fund provides funding to eligible recipients for projects that improve accessibility in workplaces across Canada. Projects may include:

  • renovating, retrofitting or constructing workplaces in which job opportunities for people with disabilities could be created or maintained;
  • retrofitting motor vehicles for work use ; and,
  • providing information and communications technologies for work use.

To be considered eligible for funding, projects must be directly related to maintaining or creating job opportunities for people with disabilities. All projects must also respond to funding priorities identified during calls for proposals, including support from their community.

Deadline: July 26th, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. EST

The Government of Canada is currently accepting proposals from organizations interested in receiving financial assistance from the EAF.

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