Welcome to Our Accessibility Page
At Niwasa Kendaaswin Teg, we are deeply committed to creating an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone in our community. Our dedication to accessibility is woven into the very fabric of our services and programs, ensuring that they are available and accessible to all, including people with disabilities. We strive to eliminate barriers and provide a welcoming space where everyone can participate fully and with dignity. This webpage is a hub for our accessibility resources and information, including our Accessibility Policy, feedback forms, and details about our initiatives to continually improve accessibility in our organization. We believe in the strength of a diverse community and are committed to ensuring that our facilities, services, and communications are accessible and respectful of the needs of all our members. Your feedback is invaluable in helping us achieve this goal. Please feel free to reach out to us with any suggestions or concerns regarding accessibility at Niwasa Kendaaswin Teg.

Niwasa Kendaaswin Teg Statement of Commitment to Accessibility

Commitment: Niwasa Kendaaswin Teg is steadfast in its commitment to creating and maintaining an accessible and inclusive environment for all individuals. We recognize that accessibility is a fundamental right and an essential part of our mission to provide services and supports in safe spaces for Indigenous people across the life cycle, deeply rooted in culture and language.

Accessibility in Services and Programs: We pledge to ensure that our programs, services, and facilities are accessible to all individuals, including those with disabilities. Our approach is not merely about compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) but about embracing the spirit of inclusivity and respect for every individual’s dignity and independence.

Ongoing Improvement: We acknowledge that accessibility is an ongoing journey, requiring continuous improvement and adaptation. We are committed to regularly reviewing our practices and policies, seeking feedback, and implementing necessary changes to enhance accessibility in all areas of our organization.

Collaborative Approach: In our efforts to foster an inclusive environment, we embrace collaboration with our community, staff, and the people we serve. We believe that by working together, we can break down barriers and create a space where everyone, regardless of their abilities, can participate fully and feel a sense of belonging.

Availability and Transparency: This Statement of Commitment to Accessibility is a public declaration of our dedication to this cause. It is available to all and serves as a guiding principle in our daily operations, decision-making, and development of future programs and services.

Contact for Accessibility Concerns: We welcome feedback on our accessibility services. Please contact us at [email protected] for any inquiries, suggestions, or concerns regarding our accessibility practices.