The Employees with Disabilities Community Network includes faculty and staff who experience both visible and nonvisible disabilities. Members provide a diversity of perspectives and experiences of living and working with a disability.
Members are not required to have disclose their disability in the workplace and have the option to participate through a confidential listserv only.
We bring together employees with lived experience of disability to support each other through our shared understanding and experiences. We also raise awareness and advocate to promote an equitable and inclusive workplace for all.
The group meets on a regular basis on a range of topics determined by member interest. Potential objectives include:
To learn more, contact Sri Pathmanathan, employment equity assistant at firstname.lastname@example.org or 416-979-5000, ext. 7976, or Susan Silver, professor, School of Social Work at email@example.com or 416-979-5000, ext. 6216.