Disability Awareness

Employers’ guide to partnering with disability employment services

While the document talks about Australian businesses and an employment service group, the examples and tips could help any employer recruit from the entire talent pool, and make it easier for candidates with a disability to get and keep jobs

Tips on helping a person with a disability

This guide provides businesses with emergency preparedness tips for helping people with disabilities and everyone. It is Ontario focused however the communications tips are applicable to any workplace. Resource is available in English. Le contenu n’est pas disponible en français. Pour consulter cette ressource en anglais, suivez le lien.

Achieving equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities through legislation

This guide is intended to support improved capacity of governments in collaboration with social partners and civil society to design, implement and evaluate legislation that effectively supports equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities. Resource is available in English. Le contenu n’est pas disponible en français. Pour consulter cette ressource en anglais, suivez le lien.

Mental health in the workplace: Employer fundamentals 101

This website provides training resources to help businesses make their workplaces more mentally healthy. Resource is available in English. Le contenu n’est pas disponible en français. Pour consulter cette ressource en anglais, suivez le lien.

Workplace mental health check up

This website provides presentations and workshops designed to improve mental health in the workplace. Resource is available in English. Le contenu n’est pas disponible en français. Pour consulter cette ressource en anglais, suivez le lien.

Working with people with vision loss (project aspiro)

This fact sheet provides tips to create a workplace where people who are blind or partially sighted and everyone can feel more comfortable at work. Resource is available in English and Français.

Mental health first aid in the workplace: Managers’ guide

This guide is designed to demonstrate the federal government’s commitment to being an employer of choice when it comes to mental health. However, the management practices that promote the performance and well-being of employees are also applicable to many private-sector workplaces. Resource is available in English and Français.