Inclusion BC

CALL TO ACTION – September 20, 2022

Bill C-22: The Canada Disability Benefits Act’s Second Reading

Today, Bill C-22 for the Canada Disability Benefits Act, received a second reading. 4000 members and supporters of Inclusion BC are receiving this message today and together we can send a strong message to our federal government to get it done. We know your time is the most important thing you have, and we are asking for 10 minutes of it today. Below are some actions you can take to make the Canada Disability Benefit a reality.

#CDBby23 #LetsGetItDone #EndDisabilityPoverty

First Session Recording of the Second Reading of Bill C-22

Watch Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Employment, Workforce Development & Disability Inclusion, present the Second Reading of Bill-C22.
Watch Here

Inclusion BC’s interview

Listen to this CBC radio interview with Karla Verschoor, our Executive Director, on what Bill-C22 is, what the Canada Disability Benefit will do for Canadians, and the next steps in making the benefit a reality.
Listen Here

Asks from Inclusion Canada

Inclusion Canada is asking for support with pushing for the Canada Disability Benefit.

You can do this by:

  1. Finding your Member of Parliament for your community
  2. Sending a letter to your Member of Parliament to make sure they know why Canada needs the Canada Disability Benefit

Send a letter to your Member of Parliament for Bill C-22

Inclusion Canada created this template so you can send a letter to your Member of Parliament (MP) to push Bill C-22 so we can make the Canada Disability Benefit a reality.
Download the letter here

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