Individual Rights

Bill of Rights

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upholding individual rights

 

If you have a concern that you would like to address, download and print out this brochure: We Want to Hear from You

(You can also find this brochure at our many locations across the GTA.)

Find out more about Consent, Capacity & Legal Decision Making Law in Ontario

by clicking on this link: Consent Capacity Law Summary

Law Commission of Ontario Rejects Proposals to Advance
Rights of People who have an Intellectual Disability

Read the full news Release here: Media Release – Law Commission of Ontario Rejects Proposals

ConnectABILITY Resources:

• Rights!
• What can we do to make everyone feel welcome and included?
• The RIGHTS meme
• Sexuality, Relationships, Rights and Advocacy
• Transition Planning: You’er 18 and You have Rights
• After 65, You Still Have Rights

Additional Resources:

• Community Living Ontario: Inspiring Possibilities Guide –www.planinspiringpossibilities.com • Canada Charter of Human Rights & Freedoms – http://lawslois.justice.gc.ca/eng/Const/page-15.html
• Ontario Human Rights Code – https://www.ontario.ca/laws/statute/90h19
• Substitute Decisions Act – https://www.ontario.ca/laws/statute/92s30
• Health Care Consent Act – https://www.ontario.ca/laws/statute/96h02
• Office of the Public Guardian & Trustee – https://www.attorneygeneral.jus.gov.on.ca/english/family/pgt/
• CLEO – Continuing Power of Attorney for Property – http://www.cleo.on.ca/en/publications/continuing
• CLEO – Continuing Power of Attorney for Personal Care -http://www.cleo.on.ca/en/publications/power