ARCH Disability Law Centre's Oral Submission to Select Committee on Developmental Services
Kerri Joffe, staff lawyer at ARCH, and Tebasum Durrani and Maija-lisa Robinson who are Osgoode Hall law students made an oral presentation to the Select Committee on Developmental Services. This is a committee of the Ontario Legislature that is reviewing the way services are currently delivered to people who have been labelled with an intellectual disability. The Committee is to make recommendations for a comprehensive strategy for improved delivery of these services. To learn more about this Committee click here http://www.ontla.on.ca/web/committee-proceedings/committees_detail.do?locale=en&ID=7850
ARCH will also be providing the Committee with written submissions that contain ARCH's recommendations for improvement. These will be available on our website under the "Submissions" tab.
If you wish to read what other groups, government ministries and individuals have told the Committee you can read Hansard by clicking here http://www.ontla.on.ca/web/committee-proceedings/committee_transcripts_current.do?locale=en