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  • What makes an animal adaptable? For Janice Olynich at PawsAbility in Toronto, it means dogs, cats and other animals who use prosthetic and orthotic devices to lead happy, active lives. With issues ranging from limb amputations to degenerative diseases, Janice has adapted her human prost...
    March 10, 2022
  • Accessible Media Inc. (AMI) is excited to unveil its Beijing 2022 Winter Paralympics coverage on AMI-tv and AMI-audio, in partnership with CBC. It all begins on Friday, March 4, with the Opening Ceremony coverage live from 6:30-10 a.m. Eastern on AMI-tv and AMI-audio. AMI will air a to...
    February 25, 2022
  • By Donna Greenidge Rebecca Nicol is the 2021 recipient of the AMI Robert Pearson Memorial Scholarship. A student in her first year of a two-year Masters of Social Work program at the University of Toronto, Rebecca had the following to say when she was informed she was the winner of the ...
    February 2, 2022
  • By Donna Greenidge White Cane Week, or WCW, which began in 1946, raises public awareness of the reality of life for Canadians who are blind or partially sighted. The first complete week in February focuses on demonstrating the abilities—not disabilities—of people who are blind or partia...
    January 31, 2022