The main goal of the Easter Seals Canada 2020 Community Conference was to share knowledge, inspire curiosity, and develop meaningful conversations among community members, community organizations, government officials, parents, educators/academics and students about issues that are of concern to the disability community.
The 2020 theme was Beyond Social Inclusion – Taking a closer look at the intersections of Employment, Education and Income Disparity for people living with disabilities.
The 2020 Community Conference included a student competition, six expert speaker sessions and a plenary panel discussion. A range of topics that are of concern to the disability community in Canada were discussed and analysed. These topics included: Canadian accessibility standards, education, gaining & maintaining employment, social barriers and more.