​​​​​​​​​​​The Accessibility Awards is a civic recognition program that identifies individuals, businesses, and organizations in the City of Brampton who demonstrate a commitment to accessibility and inclusion of people with disabilities.​​​


A community member, community group, or business, meeting one of the following criteria are eligible for nomination:

  • A resident of Brampton
  • A community or not-for-profit organization operating in Brampton
  • A Brampton-based accessibility program or initiative
  • An owner of a business in Brampton

The achievements and contributions of nominees must benefit the Brampton community.

Selection Crite​ria

Nominations are evaluated based on achievements and contributions made in the following areas:

  • Preventing and removing barriers – the nature of the barrier may be attitudinal, ​communication, physical, policy, programmatic, social, and transportation.
  • Accommodating persons with disabilities - an accommodation may involve modification of a space, schedule, or task that enables someone to participate in the community.
  • Acting as an accessibility ambassador or champion - promoting accessibility awareness within the community.
  • Providing employment support for persons with disabilities - creating opportunities to participate in the work environment.
  • Providing exemplary accessible customer service – taking time to understand the customer’s request and offer an appropriate solution.
  • Providing assistance for independent living – assisting with skills training and support.

 Award Recipients


Contact the Accessibility Office

City Clerk's Office, 2 Wellington Street West, Brampton, ON, Canada
Tel 905.874.2101 | TTY 905.874.2101 | Fax 905.874.2119

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