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Montreal reimagined… “No cars, no disabled people”

May 26th 2020

MONTREAL, May 21, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ – During a press conference last Friday, in reaction to the pandemic, Montreal Mayor Valérie Plante announced a plan to “share public space,” to be reserved for cyclists and pedestrians. Several commercial arteries will...
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Covid-19: People with disabilities have waited long enough

April 20th 2020

THE RAPLIQ REQUIRES CONCRETE MEASURES AND A SALARY INCREASE FOR STAFF AT CES BENEFICIARIES Its a question of life or death Since the start of the Covid-19 crisis, our governments have announced and adopted exceptional measures. As soon as our...
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“The countdown has started – Disabled people condemned to die at home or in a CHSLD” – Linda Gauthier, president of the RAPLIQ

April 17th 2020

MONTREAL, April 17, 2020 / CNW Telbec / – People with disabilities and / or seniors in Quebec are completely plunged into distress since their beneficiaries are more and more numerous to go to work at better wages in the...
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SCANDALE

April 9th 2020

News provided by Comité d’action des personnes vivant des situations de handicap (CAPVISH) COVID-19 – 34,000 PEOPLE, SENIORS OR DISABLED AS WELL AS THEIR HOME SUPPORT STAFF TOTALLY LEFT IN THE FORGOTTEN QUEBEC CITY, April 9, 2020 / CNW Telbec...
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40 years of broken promises. That’s enough ! You have to report to us!

September 6th 2018

(This press release is written in Montreal, but applies to all of Quebec) Montreal, September 6, 2018 – Last June 23 marked the sad anniversary of a law which, admittedly, was adopted for some of these articles, but the most...
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RAPLIQ welcomes the appointment of the architect Pierre Richard to the C.A. of the RBQ

July 10th 2018

Statement The RAPLIQ, sitting on the steering committee of RAECAQ and an organization in search of the most complete universal accessibility, welcomes the appointment of Mr. Pierre Richard, p.d.g. from the firm Archiconcept. We are very happy to hear this...
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More discrimination! People with disabilities have had enough!

April 15th 2015

Press Release For immediate release A first in the country – Class action More discrimination! People with disabilities have had enough! Wednesday, April 15, 2015 – Exasperated by so much discrimination on the part of these four actors from the...
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Philippe Couillard : Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde

December 2nd 2014

Ten years ago today, in the 37th National Assembly Debate Journal, he admitted this … www.assnat.qc.ca/fr/travaux-parlementaires/commissions/cas-37-1/journal-debats/CAS-041202.html Montreal, Dec. 2 2014 / CNW Telbec / – Then Minister of Health and Social Services, he asked for a review and corrective measures...
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Action / press conference for accessibility of polling stations

September 16th 2013

Forty people with disabilities and allies wanted to send a strong message to the elected officials of the City of Montreal today. They stormed the hall of honor at Montreal city hall and were heard. Why? The Human Rights and...
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