welcome to the disability
without poverty movement

We are a movement led by people with disabilities
supported by our families, friends, service providers, allies and organizations.

Your voice matters!
Get the Canada Disability Benefit fast-tracked.

Close to 5010 members of the public have signed the House of Commons petition calling for:

  • Fast-tracking the design and implementation of the Canada Disability Benefit
  • Active and genuine involvement of disabled people every step of the way, from start to finish.

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New Release: Survey on Poverty and Disability

89 % of Canadians overwhelmingly support fast action on the Canada Disability Benefit.

read the article

Come celebrate the last RoundUp of 2021 with us!

This month we’ll be welcoming writer and performer Brenda Baker, storyteller and musical artist Raisa Stone, and dance and performing arts specialized Powell School of Dance Inc!

Your voice matters!

Please help us amplify our message by signing the petition and sharing the Facebook and Instagram images on your social networks! We thank you for your support.

An open letter to all federal parties to fast track a Canada Disability Benefit

We call on the newly elected Canadian government to fast-track the design and implementation of the Canada Disability Benefit. And to do it with the active and genuine involvement of disabled people every step of the way, from start to finish.

our three actions

To make the Canada Disability Benefit a reality, we need:

  1. A united disability movement
  2. The support of all Canadians
  3. To work closely with federal, provincial and territorial governments

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