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Tuesday, January 29 • 11:00 - 12:15
207-4: (Carousels) The Disability Confident Employer Program

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Funded by the Government of Canada, CCRW will produce the pilot Disability Confident Employer Program consisting of an interactive online training of best practices that will educate and train 50 employers, collectively, in Alberta, Ontario and New Brunswick who are currently hiring persons with disabilities and recognize them as Disability Confident.

Learning Outcomes:
  • The foundation and purpose of the training
  • What the training entails
  • How to use the training as a resource

Speakers | Conférenciers
avatar for Tiffany Kelly

Tiffany Kelly

Project Lead - Disability Confident Employer Program, The Canadian Council on Rehabilitation and Work
With a background in disability, Tiffany Kelly knows of the employment struggles persons with disabilities face. Her goal is to create a program to educate and support those who hire and recruit to help increase disability-inclusiveness.
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Ciara Williams

Project Collaborator - Disability Confident Employer Program, The Canadian Council on Rehabilitation and Work
Ciara Williams has a background in social work and completed an MSc in Evidence-Based Social Intervention at the University of Oxford. She has been applying her research skills to the program's development and evaluation.


Tuesday January 29, 2019 11:00 - 12:15
Room | Salle 207

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