Know Your Rights - Networks and Advocacy

Financial Assistance for Post-Secondary Students with Disabilities - Tuition, Services and Assistive Devices

Disaboom LinkedIn Group for Professionals with Disabilities

The largest online social network and information resource for people with disabilities. Launched in 2008, the site has more than 90,000 registered members who share information and experiences through blogs, forums, chat rooms, videos, and photos. Disaboom LinkedIn Group

The Canadian Council on Rehabilitation and Work

Our mission is to promote and support meaningful and equitable employment of people with disabilities. As innovators and agents of change, we build partnerships, develop skills, share knowledge and influence attitudes. We also have a job accommodation service (JAS®), a Canada-wide and bilingual service that offers public and private sector companies of all sizes advice, consultations, and assessment services in order to assist them comply with their legal duty to accommodate and accessibility standards. Canadian Council on Work and Rehabilitation

JAN (Job Accommodation Network)

An organization that advocates for people with disabilities in the workplace through information and resources on jobs and accommodations for both employees and employers. Want to know what accommodations may be helpful? Check out JAN’s Accommodations database. Ask JAN

We Connect Now

An organization dedicated to uniting people interested in rights and issues affecting people with disabilities, with particular emphasis on college students and access to higher education and employment issues. We Connect Now


National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS), is a consumer-controlled, cross-disability charitable organization with the mandate of supporting full access to education and employment for post-secondary students and graduates with disabilities across Canada. NEADS

Information and Advocacy Resources within University of Toronto