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May 10, 2018

The Disability Rights Caucus is inviting OPSEU members with a disability as defined under the Ontario Human Rights Code to apply for a position on the Disability Rights Caucus.  As a Caucus, we seek to increase awareness and understanding of equity issues as they relate to individuals with disabi

May 1, 2018

The World Health Organization defines "disability"  as an umbrella term, covering impairments, activity limitations, and activity restrictions.  An impairment is a problem in the body function or structure; an activity limitation is a difficulty encountered by an individual in executing a task or

April 23, 2018

The National Day of Mourning is observed on April 28 in Canada. In other countries the day is known as Workers' Mourning Day or International Workers Memorial Day.

February 23, 2018

Work should not hurt. Join us in Toronto on February 28, 2018 for the 19th Annual Repetitive Strain Injury Awareness Day event. You will hear from injured workers and experts and we will strategize to prevent and compensate repetitive strain injuries suffered at work.

November 30, 2017

Twenty-five years ago, the United Nations declared December 3 the International Day of Persons with Disabilities.



Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Friday, November 18, 2016 - 7:00pm to Sunday, November 20, 2016 - 12:00pm
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 9:00am to 3:30pm


Tuesday, June 7, 2016 (All day)
Friday, May 16, 2014 - 2:45pm