Fundraising for Accessible Park Equipment

Fundraising Can Deliver Outstanding Accessible Parks

Parks and Recreation Ontario hosted their annual Education Forum at Blue Mountain Resort in Collingwood last week. PlayPower Canada representative Steve Howes was one of the guest speakers, leading a session called “How Community Fundraising Can Deliver Outstanding Accessible Parks”.   This seminar tells the story of how a small group of parents engaged their entire […]

AODA Playground Equipment

Accessibility Training For Local AODA Accessibility Advocates

Municipalities are turning to members of their communities to be local Accessibility Advocates as part of embracing the AODA (Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act).  The Ontario Parks Association (OPA) offers seminars on Accessibility Training and has produced a 30 minute video review of best practices for play areas. The 3 part video and seminars explain how to make […]