Direct Funded Home Care for Older People in Canada
A qualitative and quantitative study of the growing landscape of directly funded or self-managed home care for older people in Canada, from the perspective of users and workers.
Disability non-profit organizations in an age of uncertainty
This qualitative research project examines how non-profit organizations serving people with disabilities are faring in the current socio-economic climate with an emphasis on youth engagement.
Disability Politics and Care: The Challenge of Direct Funding
Disability Politics and Care documents what happens when people with disabilities take control of home care services and explores key debates around the notion of “care."
Mobilizing metaphor: Art, culture and disability activism in Canada
Mobilizing metaphor is a co-edited collection that illustrates how radical and unconventional forms of activism, including art, are reshaping the vibrant tradition of disability activism in Canada.
Personal Support Worker Training in Ontario
This qualitative research project explores Personal Support Worker (PSW) training in Ontario, specifically the proposed education standard being developed by the Ontario government.
Youth Activist Forum
The Youth Activist Forum (YAF) was a 3-day event and participatory action research project held in Ottawa 2011. YAF bought young people with and without disabilities together with established and emerging disability leaders for interactive workshops and community-building.