Legal Information for People with Speech and Language Disabilities

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Project Name:

Increasing Communication Access to Legal and Justice Services for People with Speech and Language Disabilities

Project Materials:

The following webinars were produced by Communication Disabilities Access Canada to help train speech-language pathologists, service providers, legal professionals, disability advocates, people who have communication disabilities, and their family members. Training focused on the legal rights of people with speech and language disabilities.

Access to Goods and Services

Capacity to consent to treatment

Substitute Decision Making

Personal Support Services

Abuse and Crimes in a Caregiving Context