The Township of East Garafraxa works with the County of Dufferin for all matters of accessibility.
To raise awareness of employees and citizens of the County of Dufferin about the accessibility needs of people with disabilities; communicational, intellectual, sensory, physical, and mental health related. To provide support and training to employees to ensure that all citizens enjoy a barrier-free County.
To make the County of Dufferin the leading example of a jurisdiction with full accessibility for all people with disabilities.
A Provincial Guide: Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulation
Accessibility standards have been created as part of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. These standards are rules that businesses and organizations in Ontario need to follow to idenitfy, remove and prevent barriers so that people with disabilities have more opportunities to particpate in everyday life.