We are pleased to share that we have just published a new report on our most recent data. The report is available in English, French, Plain Language, and American Sign Language.
This COVID-19 Disability Survey report identified some issues of serious concern for Canadians with disabilities:
The majority of respondents reported a worse mental health score (87%) and greater social isolation (79%) than the population average.
Access to services that can support mental health and reduce social isolation (i.e., counseling, peer support, recreation and leisure programs) are still a significant unmet need for people with disabilities and their families.
The overall level of inactivity in children with disabilities is alarming; 44% percent do not do 60 minutes of moderate-to-vigorous activity on any day of the week. READ MORE