Workplace Accessibility Grant Info Session
Financial Assistance to Create an Inclusive Workplace for Persons with Disabilities
September is Disability Employment Month in BC. It’s a time to celebrate and recognize inclusive employers and the important contribution people with disabilities make in the workplace. Join us to learn how small business owners like you can receive financial assistance towards creating an inclusive work environment for persons with a disability(ies).
This session will cover information about the Workplace Accessibility Grant Program, what the grant can be used for, how the program works, program eligibility, and the grant application process.
What Will I Learn?
What the Workplace Accessibility Grant Program is, and the maximum allowable grant per business
Overview of program eligibility and requirements, including the different types of barriers covered
Overview of the application process and deadlines
Answers to frequently asked questions
Small Business BC is hosting Accessibility Month: It Matters, a month of free business education featuring ASL interpretation and closed captioning. Delivered in partnership with the BC Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction, Accessibility Month covers a variety of popular business topics, from business planning to marketing and payroll.
This webinar will take place via Zoom. Instructions to join our Zoom meeting will be sent to you two hours in advance. All webinar participants will also receive access to a recording for seven days after the live session.