Governement Engagement on the Disability Inclusion Action Plan

Opened on June 4, 2021 and will close on August 31, 2021.

The Government of Canada is consulting Canadians on how to improve the lives of Canadians with disabilities. Your feedback will support the development of the Disability Inclusion Action Plan.

The Disability Inclusion Action Plan will focus on:

  • reducing poverty among Canadians with disabilities
  • getting more persons with disabilities into good quality jobs
  • helping meet the Accessible Canada Act goal of a barrier-free Canada by 2040
  • making it easier for persons with disabilities to access federal programs and services
  • fostering a culture of inclusion

How to participate

Share your ideas online

Please complete the online survey.

Participate by mail or video

You can also print, complete and mail the survey by August 31, 2021 to the address in the contact information below.

Video responses

You can also submit an ASL or LSQ video of your responses to the email address in the contact information  below. 

Who is the focus of this consultation

We invite all Canadians to participate in this consultation. We want to hear from:

  • persons with a disability
  • organizations working with persons with a disability
  • caregivers or family members of persons with a disability
  • persons identifying as First Nations, Inuk (Inuit), Métis or Indigenous
  • members of racialized groups, the LGBTQ2 community or an official language minority community
  • all Canadians

Key questions for discussion

The survey asks questions about:

  • financial security
  • employment
  • disability-inclusive spaces
  • a modern approach to disability

Related information

Contact us

Disability Inclusion Action Plan
Employment and Social Development Canada
140 Promenade du Portage, Phase IV
Gatineau QC  K1A 0J9

Email: [email protected]