Funding Available for Young Canadians to Help Build an Accessible Canada

Canadian Museum for Human Rights
Canadian Flag outside the Canadian Museum for Human Rights

The Enabling Accessibility Fund (EAF) is currently looking for dynamic youth who want to demonstrate leadership and their commitment to their communities by volunteering their time to build a more accessible Canada. This is a very unique opportunity for young leaders to make a tangible difference in the lives of people with disabilities by addressing accessibility barriers in public spaces or workplaces within Canada.

If you are:

  • Between 15 and 30 years of age
  • Determined to make a difference in your community
  • You want to develop valuable skills and gain key experience

Then we want you and what you have to offer!

As a youth leader, we challenge you to:

  • Identify accessibility barriers that people with disabilities face every day in your community
  • Take charge and approach organizations in your community with existing accessibility barriers and encourage them to apply for funding under the EAF youth innovation component
  • Assist an organization in developing and submitting a project proposal and
  • Make a difference in the lives of people with disabilities


September 21, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. Pacific time


I am passionate about people and focused on developing meaningful opportunities for people with accessibility needs through social entrepreneurial initiatives in journalism, consulting, and arts. As a TED talks junkie, I would love to hear your story and ideas. Reach out and connect with me!


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