Accessibility Hub Glossary

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Ableism Accessibility Accommodation Adaptive Devices/Technology Alternative Format AODA Ontario Human Rights Code (OHRC) Definition of Disability Prohibited Grounds of Discrimination UN Charter of Person’s with Disability Definition of Disability Person-First and Identity-First Language Sanism/Mentalism Service Animal Service Disruption Student Accessibility Services Support Worker