Workshops and Symposiums
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*Enabling Access Inc. hosted this event on June 21, 2018 at the Viscount Gort Hotel in Winnipeg.
Description: This is a technical symposium for professional home renovators and designers. Marnie Courage, Inclusive Design Consultant with Enabling Access Inc. will provide an introduction to the levels of residential accessibility, national initiatives in the area of Home Modifications and how renovators, designers, and occupational therapists can effectively work together with residents to create safe and accessible environments. Pat Acquisto of Pro Accessibility Ltd, based in Toronto will share tips for the technical application of accessible and inclusive features in residential design and construction. Participants will gain an understanding of the technical challenges faced when renovating or creating accessible bathrooms, kitchens, and entrances. Project samples and expert tips will be shared and products that improve residential accessibility will be showcased by our exhibitors. This Home Modification Symposium has been accepted by the Manitoba Home Builders Association for 3 hours of professional development credit.
*Enabling Access Inc. hosted this event on June 2, 2016 at the Viscount Gort Hotel in Winnipeg.