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Partnership for Access Awareness Nova Scotia (PAANS) and the Nova Scotia Disabled Persons Commission, invite you to join us to proclaim Access Awareness Week 2016 "Universal Design: No One’s Left Out" in the Red Room of the Nova Scotia Legislature on Monday, May 30th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. *Interpreters, Sighted Guides and CART will be on site*

Prior to the Proclamation there will be a Flag Raising Ceremony held at Parade Square at 9:00am, hosted by HRM. Following this ceremony, people will be asked to make their way over to Province House for the commencement of the Proclamation Ceremony. * Taxis will be on site for anyone requiring transportation*

In addition to the proclamation, we will present the Mel Hebb Hourglass Action Awards, recognizing Nova Scotians for their contribution to the lives of persons with disabilities.

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PAANS 2016 Community Events

(click to see 2015 photos below)

  1. Antigonish Flag Raising – Friday May 3 at 12pm

  2. Flag Raising Ceremony (photos below)

  3. Proclamation/Mel Hebb Awards (photos below)

  4. Scholarship Luncheon

  5. Canadian Council of the Blind – workshop titled " Technology on a Budget"

  6. Defeat Depression – Walk a Thon (photos below)

  7. Team Possibles – Art Collective

  8. SCRI Society: The Club – Accessible Choir Concert

  9. Cape Breton Employability Association – Open House/Scholarship presentations

  10. Universal Door Video

  11. Maria Alley – Musical

  12. Landmark East Foundation 7th Annual Golf Classic


 

Community Events - 2016
Peggy's Cove  Trip
Proclamation Ceremony & Mel Hebb Awards 2016

 

Flag Raising 2016

 

Defeat Depression Walkathon 2016

 


 

2015 Flag Raising Cermony

 

2015 Proclamation Ceremonies

2015 Walkathon-Against-Depression

 

 

Art Hive

Community Event

 

 

 

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