The Corporation of the Municipality of Callander is committed and guided by the four core principles of equal opportunity, dignity, integration and independence for persons with disabilities and supports the inclusion of persons as set out in the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005. The Municipality of Callander shall use every effort to ensure that we meet the needs of people with disabilities, in a timely manner, through the implementation of this policy.
The Municipality has adopted the following polices regarding accessibility.
The Municipality also has a Standard Operating Guideline (SOG) regarding maintaining accessible elements of public spaces:
If you have any questions or concerns regarding Accessibility in the Municipality of Callander, please contact the Municipal Clerk, by email at email@example.com, or by phone at 705-752-1410 ext. 222.
Accessibility Plan 2020 Update
The Municipality's Accessibility Plan 2020 Update was adopted by Council by resolution on December 15, 2020
2019 Status Report
Report 2019-51 Admin - provides an update of accessiblity measures taken in 2019 by the Municipality of Callander.
2020 Status Report
Report 2020-63 ADMIN -Annual AODA Status Update - provides an update of accessiblity measures taken in 2020 by the Municipality of Callander.
2021 Status Report
Report 2021-146 ADMIN - Annual AODA Status Update - provides an update of accessibility measures taken in 2021 by the Municipality of Callander.
Feedback from the public is welcomed as it may identify areas that require change and encourage continuous service improvement. The public can provide feedback to the Municipality on the delivery of good and services to persons with disabilities:
By mail addressed to: Municipal Clerk, P.O. Box 100, Callander, ON P0H 1H0
By telephone at: 705-752-1410
In person at the Clerk’s Office at the Municipal Office located at 280 Main Street North, Callander
By email at: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you would like a response to your feedback, please ensure that you include you name, your preferred contact method and contact information, such as mailing address, daytime telephone number, and or email address. The Municipality will strive to provide acknowledgment to feedback within 5 business days from its receipt.
To request accessible formats and communications supports with respect to the feedback process, or with respect to other communications with the Municipality, please contact the Municipal Clerk by any of the above methods. The Municipal Clerk, or designate, shall consult with the person making the request in determining the suitability of an accessible format or communication support.