Access to Physical Activity and Sport and the Effects of Isolation and Cordon Sanitaire During COVID-19 for People With Disabilities in Scotland and Canada
People with a disability are more at risk of experiencing inequalities in relation to sporting and physical activity opportunities, COVID-19 and the resulting restrictions stand to exacerbate these inequalities.… read more
At Canadian Disability Advocates we help Canadians who have mental or physical disability to obtain tax refunds from Revenue Canada. The refund allowed each year is approximately $1,500 for adults and $… read more
LONDON – Canada’s Brent Lakatos re-enforced his position as a gold medal contender at next year’s Paralympic Games with a victory Sunday in the men’s wheelchair race at the London Marathon held without spectators.
“This probably ranks just behind my Paralympic gold,” Lakatos told Runner’s World after the race. “It’s a great race. The London Marathon is the biggest marathon there is, so… read more
Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities (Jumpstart) recently announced an $8 million sport relief fund to help sport and recreation organizations continue to deliver programming in 2020 and beyond.
A nationwide survey found that of 1,300 sport organizations, 73% of community sport organizations are temporarily closed and more than 50% will not resume operations until 2021. (Sport For Life… read more