Stories

Basics of Basic Income – Rabia’s Welcoming Comments

On Friday, October 9, 2020 groups from across Canada partnered together to host the second webinar in the series “The Basics of Basic Income.”  Rabia Khedr provided the opening remarks.  Here is a transcript …

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Welcome Rabia Khedr

Rabia Khedr is dedicated to equity and justice for  persons with disabilities, women and diverse communities. A member of the Board of Directors of Accessibility Standards Canada, Ms. Khedr previously served as a Commissioner …

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The Young Mothers Worked Less

Last week, along with over 30 groups from across Canada, PLAN hosted two webinars to raise information, awareness and support for a new Canada Disability Benefit. One of our guests, Dr. Evelyn Forget provided …

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A True Story and a Challenge – by a PLAN Family Member.

I was reading in the park and noticed a mother walking with a young daughter who was in a motorized wheelchair. Whenever I see someone that appears to have a disability I always wonder …

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