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Persons with Disabilities Resources: Rights & Legislation

This guide is an introduction to concepts and a gateway to resources around disability information, supports, legislation and rights. It was developed in consultation with members of the disability community and NSCC staff who work closely with them.

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NS disability statistics

Source: Accessibility Directorate infographic (PDF) based on the Canadian Survey on Disability, 2017, Statistics Canada.

Nova Scotia Legislation

Canadian Legislation

United Nations