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BFM Pleased to Endorse Call to City of Winnipeg for a Poverty Reduction Strategy

May 14, 2018
BFM among disability-focused groups that endorsed MPHM's call on City of Winnipeg for comprehensive poverty reduction strategy
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BFM Rating of Provincial Performance on AMA Slips Further

May 08, 2018
BFM has just released an updated version of our principled report card on the Province's implementation of the Accessibility for Manitobans Act
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BFM to co-host April 23 FREE public info session on accessibility and the new taxi regulations

Apr 12, 2018
How will new developments in the taxi industry affect the number and availability of accessible vehicles for hire?
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Province finally releases terms of reference for review with date set for initial public consultation

Apr 12, 2018
The terms of reference for the 4 year review of the AMA made public more than 4 months after the appointment required in legislation
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Budget proposes welcomed but marginal funding increase to support implementation of landmark AMA

Mar 13, 2018
Government proposes an increase of $30,000 (3.8%) in the overall budget for the Disability Issues Office in yesterday's budget
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Barrier-Free Manitoba Releases Primer and Report Card on AMA Implementation to Date

Mar 01, 2018
These documents have been prepared to support community-engagement in answering two important questions over the next ten months
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BFM Releases Study on Barriers to Accessibility in Manitoba's Education Systems

Feb 22, 2018
Barrier-Free Manitoba is pleased to release the report from recent research on accessibility issues facing students with disabilities across our educational systems from child care through to post-secondary
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BFM Submits Long List of Those Calling for Stronger Standard

Jan 31, 2018
Barrier-Free Manitoba sent Minister Fielding the list of individuals and organizations that registered their support for our recommendations to strengthen the proposed accessible employment standard
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Province selects Theresa Harvey Pruden to conduct mandatory review of the landmark AMA

Jan 16, 2018
Appointment announced this afternoon in a media bulletin released by the Province.
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Minister Acknowledges the Growing Support for an Accessible Education Standard

Jan 16, 2018
Minister Scott Fielding sends letter to thank BFM for update on growing list of individuals and organizations calling for this essential but missing standard
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