August 25, 2023
Accessibility Standards Canada – Standard on Employment Draft is Here
We’re excited to announce Accessibility Standards Canada’s “Standard on Employment” draft to facilitate accessibility in the workplace is here. At CCRW, we are proud to ..
August 11, 2023
The Power of Requesting Accommodations for a Successful Interview
In today’s competitive job market, landing a dream job requires more than just a stellar resume and an impressive work background. It demands confidence, preparation, ..
July 12, 2023
Disability Inclusion Action Plan (DIAP)
What is the Disability Inclusion Action Plan (DIAP)? Canada’s first-ever Disability Inclusion Action Plan is a blueprint for change to make Canada more inclusive of ..
May 18, 2023
Victoria Day – Office Closure
Office Closure Notice In observance of Victoria Day, CCRW’s offices will be closed on Monday, May 22. We take this time to celebrate and honor ..
May 1, 2023
Mental Health Awareness Month
Defining Terms: Invisible Disability During Mental Health Awareness month, we believe it’s crucial to define the term “invisible disability”, as mental health impairments often fall ..
April 2, 2023
Autism Awareness Day: Autism & Employment
Autism and Employment What is Autism? To honour World Autism Awareness Day, it’s important that we educate ourselves ..
March 31, 2023
Trans Day of Visibility – Resources
Trans Day of Visibility Resources Why is it important to celebrate International Trans Day of Visibility? Because not only are trans people one of the ..
March 31, 2023
International Transgender Day of Visibility
International Transgender Day of Visibility Happy International Transgender Day of Visibility! Today, March 31st, is a day in which we recognize the achievements, the joy, ..
March 16, 2023
The Importance of Reading Skills in the Workplace
The Importance of Reading Skills in the Workplace Reading skills are important for gaining and retaining employment. From when you begin your job search to ..
March 8, 2023
International Women’s Day #EmbraceEquity
Celebrating International Women’s Day CCRW is committed to giving women living at the intersections of race, gender, Indigeneity, sexual orientation, and disability equal access to ..
February 28, 2023
The Importance of Creativity in the Workplace
An often-overlooked aspect of job searching, barrier removal, and working is the element of creativity. Creativity may not jump out as a crucial skill needed ..
January 13, 2023
CCRW Launches Employment Services for Women
The Canadian Council on Rehabilitation and Work (CCRW) is excited to announce the official launch of their Employment Services for Women. Over the summer of ..
January 6, 2023
World Braille Day
My name is Kyle, and I am a member of the blind community. I am glad that CCRW is celebrating World Braille Day as its ..
December 21, 2022
Saint John Regional Job Fair: “Inclusivity and Opportunity”
The Canadian Council on Rehabilitation and Work has a multitude of national programs striving to promote meaningful, supportive, and equitable employment opportunities for persons with ..
December 15, 2022
CCRW Launches Skills Training Employment Services
The Canadian Council for Rehabilitation (CCRW) is excited to expand our Employment Services to include skills training for job seekers and workers with disabilities. ..
June 4, 2022
CCRW in Moncton Celebrates National AccessAbility Week
Over 200 individuals participated in Moncton’s annual picnic in the park to celebrate Disability Awareness Week on June 2nd. The annual event organized by local ..
May 27, 2022
CCRW is launching a new program in the coming months to provide and test effective, trauma-informed pre-employment and skills development and wrap-around supports for diversely ..
May 26, 2022
National AccessAbility Week
Join us from May 29 to June 4, 2022 for National AccessAbility Week (NAAW) to: celebrate the valuable contributions and leadership of Canadians with disabilities ..
November 25, 2021
Press Release: Disability Community presents the Liberal Government with Mandate Letters and a Speech from the Throne focusing on the most pressing issues for persons with disabilities in Canada
For immediate release November 25th, 2021 A coalition of over 25 disability organizations delivered the new Liberal Government recommendations for the most pressing issues that ..
June 2, 2021
Helping young Canadians with disabilities learn lasting skills and keep quality jobs
News provided by Employment and Social Development Canada Jun 01, 2021, 13:55 ET TORONTO, June 1, 2021 /CNW/ – The COVID-19 pandemic has had a ..
March 24, 2021
Government of Canada helps employers create accessible and inclusive workplaces for employees with disabilities
OTTAWA, ON, March 23, 2021 /CNW/ – The Government of Canada remains committed to building a more inclusive and accessible Canada during the COVID-19 pandemic ..
March 24, 2020
A Message from CCRW’s President & CEO: COVID 19
At CCRW, we take your business seriously. Whether you are a person with a disability who is looking for a job or wanting to ensure ..
June 22, 2018
Press Release: The Accessible Canada Act, increasing access and inclusion to create prosperity for Canada with Disabilities
For Immediate Release, June 22, 2018 CCRW joins Canada’s disability community in welcoming Wednesday’s tabling of the Federal Accessibility Legislation, by Minister of Sport & ..
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