With a mission statement borne from frustration with inaccessibility and first-hand experience with barriers to access, it is our mandate to assist businesses, organizations, and institutions implement and improve accessibility, and are dedicated to awareness, advocacy and barrier removal.
All Roll a Mile consultants and employees have first-hand experience with disabilities providing a unique opportunity to advise on barriers to access.
Compliance doesn’t equal accessibility, at Roll a Mile we ensure your business is both!
The International Summit on Accessibility 2014, Ottawa, July 2014. “Accessibility in Perspective” – World of Best Practices Session and “The Importance of Accessibility Educational Curricula” - Accessibility in Higher Education Panel
6th Annual The Accessibility Conference at the University of Guelph, May 2014, “Strength In Numbers: Collaborative Accessibility Advocacy”
5th Annual The Accessibility Conference at the University of Guelph, May 2013, “Accessibility Curriculum: Not just making teaching accessible, but teaching accessibility”
IgniteGuelph1, April 2013, “Rolling a Mile: Why everyone should spend some time in a wheelchair” 5 minute video
4th Annual The Accessibility Conference at the University of Guelph, May 2012, “Putting the Cost of Accessibility into Perspective”
~ Extensive knowledge of compliance requirements based on best practices from internationally recognized accessibility standards
~ Cost-effective solutions for implementing accessibility & removing barriers to access
~ First-hand knowledge of disabilities provides a unique ability to advise on accessibility
~ Compliance doesn’t equal accessibility, we ensure your business is both!