Accessibility and Compliance

Statement of commitment to accessibility

L’Arche North Bay is committed to ensuring equal access and participation for people with disabilities. We are committed to treating people with disabilities in a way that allows them to maintain dignity and independency. We believe in integration and we are committed to meeting the needs of people with disabilities in a timely manner. We do so by removing and preventing barriers to accessibility and by meeting our accessibility requirements under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA) and applicable regulations.

Under the AODA and applicable regulations, the following standards are applicable to L’Arche North Bay:

  • Customer Service
  • General Requirements
  • Information and Communication
  • Design of Public Space 
  • Employment

General information about L’Arche North Bay, our services for people with disabilities and our facilities are available on this website, at our local office or by request from L’Arche North Bay.

If you need information in an alternative format, have any questions or feedback around accessibility at L’Arche North Bay, please contact our office at 705-474-0081 ext 3 or email communityleader@larchenorthbay.org. We’d love to hear from you!

compliance

The Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services is the Ontario government agency that provides public funding and oversight to organizations like L’Arche North Bay that offers residential and community participation services to people with intellectual disabilities. The Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services conducts a Compliance Visit annually to ensure the quality and integrity of our homes and program as well as our organizational administration.