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19 Jul, 2018

Childcare: A Human Rights Issue

2019-06-12T13:51:05-08:00July 19, 2018|Tags: , , , |

By Laura Track

Many BC parents will be familiar with the difficulties of accessing quality, affordable childcare in this province. Wait lists are long, costs are high, and there are simply not enough spaces for all the kids who need them.

The lack of meaningful childcare options […]

28 May, 2018

Creating Inclusive Workplaces through Accommodation

2019-06-12T13:47:00-08:00May 28, 2018|Tags: , , , |

By Laura Track

This article was originally published in Visions magazine, BC’s Mental Health and Addictions Journal.

Under Canadian human rights law, employers have an obligation to adjust workplace rules, policies and practices that have a negative impact on employees or job applicants with disabilities. In other words, employers […]

24 May, 2018

Accommodating right means accommodating rights!

2019-06-12T13:42:11-08:00May 24, 2018|Tags: , |

By Laura Track

This article was originally published in the Spring 2018 issue of Landlord BC’s magazine called The Key.

As landlords, you’re in the business of providing accommodations. You provide homes for all sorts of people every day – that’s your job, and you know it […]