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Workplace Accessibility Grant Info Session

Financial Assistance of up to $2,500 to Create an Inclusive Workplace for Persons with Disabilities

Course Description

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 all about.

  • What types of projects the maximum allowable grant of $2,500 per business can be used for.

  • Overview of program eligibility and requirements, including the different types of barriers covered

  • How to apply - overview of the application process, business requirements and deadlines

  • Answers to frequently asked questions

Presented By

Small Business BC is hosting 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.

Small Business BC’s webinars are delivered online via Zoom. All webinar participants will receive access to a recording for seven days after the live session. For instructions on how to optimize your Zoom setup, click here.

Session Date & Time
September 6, 2022 at 1:00 PM to 1:30 PM
  • Length: 30 minutes
  • Language: English, American Sign Language (ASL) and Closed Captioning
  • Subject: Funding, Human Resources
  • Price: Free
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