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Recognizing International Day of Persons with Disabilities

“Building Back Better” in a post COVID-19 world.

The United Nations declared December 3 as International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD).

The theme for 2020 was “Building Back Better: toward a disability-inclusive, accessible, and sustainable post COVID-19 world”.

We’re supporting those in need during the pandemic

COVID-19 has especially affected people living with disabilities.

Isolation, disconnect, disrupted routines, and reduced services have greatly impacted their lives and mental well-being.

Peel Region is supporting vulnerable citizens and those with accessibility needs through:

How you can help

Please keep the needs of Peel’s vulnerable citizens in mind as we navigate through the pandemic and look forward to a recovery phase.

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