Media Advisory - Human Rights Commission launches its first sign language publication



    TORONTO, Oct. 17 /CNW/ - Chief Commissioner Barbara Hall will be
launching the Ontario Human Rights Commission's first sign language
publication, a video version of its brochure on Disability and the Duty to
Accommodate: Your Rights and Responsibilities. The launch will feature a short
demonstration of the multi-format video in American Sign Language and Langue
des signes québecoise as well as English/French captioning and audio.
    The Honourable David C. Onley, Lieutenant Governor of Ontario, is the
keynote speaker at this special event hosted by the Canadian Hearing Society.

    
                           Thursday, October 18th
                              4:00 to 5:30 p.m.
                               271 Spadina Road
                                   Toronto

                (A short walk north of Dupont Subway Station)
    

    Aussi disponible en français





For further information:

For further information: Jeff Poirier, Manager, Communications, Ontario
Human Rights Commission, (416) 314-4539, jeff.poirier@ohrc.on.ca, TTY: (416)
326-0603; Afroze Edwards, Sr. Communications Officer, Ontario Human Rights
Commission, (416) 314-4528, afroze.edwards@ohrc.on.ca

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