Independent Living Canada and the Independent Living Centres across Canada have produced quality resources over the last 30 years. You’ll find a few here and you can contact your local IL Centre for more information on the other resources available and a representative will assist you.
Making a connection : literacy, disability and quality of life
Researching what impact improving literacy life skills has on the quality of life for people living with disabilities. Download a copy of the research.
Food for thought
People living with disabilities are more likely to experience reduced well-being because of obesity, or being underweight and malnourished. They also have higher chances of suffering from several other health issues.
Food for thought project research documents :
- Persons with disabilities and healthy eating – summary of research results
- A summary of consumer views
- Final evaluation report