Ontario Education needs to move from plandemic to planning in order to bring students back to school safely in the fall.Read More
Month: July 2020
- I was on a Podcast… About Harry Potter…
- Why an Autistic Supports CASDA and a #NationalAutismStrategy
- Autism Acceptance and The Importance of Language
- There Are 72 Different Ways to Get Students Back to School. We Need One GoodÃ‚Â One.
- Autistic Check-In – Helping Each Other Handle the Pandemic – May 22nd 2020
Maddy (Matthew) Dever (they/them) 🏳️🌈 ♿️Follow
they/them Non-Binary. Advocate - Autistics & Disability Rights. Autistic parent of Autistic kids. Nomination Candidate Green Party Lanark Frontenac Kingston
Disabled Canadians who cannot work are just asking for social assistance to bring them up to the poverty level, instead of 43% below it. They're ask is more than reasonable.
I was pleased to participate on behalf on @ASDalliance alongside @drjonlai and @CoreySNWalker. We need federal & provincial cooperation to move quickly to fund supports & services to allow us both to afford to live AND to improve our quality of life so we can thrive. #IDPWD2021
Pleased to be part of a panel today for 2021 Disability & Work Conference to provide solutions to the lack of disability supports & services. Working together creatively is vital. Learn more at https://mybrainmatters.ca/ #NeuroHealthActionNow
Today I wrote to @OntarioNDP Leader @AndreaHorwath and @OntLiberal Leader @StevenDelDuca, calling on them to join me in fully opposing the Holland Marsh Highway.
We’re in a climate emergency & need to do everything possible to crush climate pollution — not create more. #onpoli
Today is the International Day of People with Disabilities #IDPWD
Disability communities have been further marginalized through reduced access to health care, social isolation, and a lack of consideration for accessibility during the pandemic
Learn more: https://idpwd.org/
A thread. While I'm glad the ON Gov is recognizing there is a housing problem, this "task force" is leaving the foxes in charge of the henhouse. Where are those with lived experience, poverty front-line workers, social workers? Where is ANY mention of the disabled? #onpoli 1/..
Chaired by Jake Lawrence, the members of this task force will explore additional measures to address housing affordability like increasing housing supply, reducing red tape and encouraging economic recovery. https://news.ontario.ca/en/backgrounder/1001286/ontario-names-chair-and-members-of-housing-affordability-task-force