This webinar will be of particular interest to local and provincial planners, champions or leads of either accessibility or age-friendly initiatives.
In this webinar, presenters will:
- Describe age-friendly principles and the current strategy to support age-friendly planning and implementation in Ontario
- Describe accessibility principles and how the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities (AODA) Act impacts provincial and municipal planning
- Explore the ways in which age-friendly and accessibility principles complement each other
- Use Barrie, Ontario as a case example to demonstrate how linking age-friendly and accessibility planning can strengthen local work
This webinar is hosted by the Age-Friendly Communities Outreach Program.