Access includes Everyone
Moving the Bar on the Quality of Life
Celebrating 37 Years of Access Awareness Week in Nova Scotia!
Flag Raising and Proclamation Ceremony and the Presentation of the Mel Hebb Hourglass Action Awards
May 29th, 2023
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Grand Parade and Halifax Hall
Kick off Access Awareness Week with the Flag Raising and Proclamation Ceremony to declare your commitment to increasing access in your community. This ceremony will also highlight our theme with the quality of life discussions from our partners and the importance of including people with disabilities to access their quality of life.
Join us in celebrating community leaders who have taken action toward increasing accessibility and improving the lives for people with disabilities in our presentation of the Mel Hebb Hourglass Action Awards winners.
Our Cape Breton recipient for the Youth Champion Award will be hosted by Municipality of the County of Richmond. Check out their event here.
ASL Interpreters, CART, Sighted Guides, and virtual option are available for this event
NOTE: CART and virtual option are for the event in Halifax Hall, the proclamation ceremony and the presentation of the Mel Hebb Hourglass Action Awards.