Whether in the public or private sector, there are opportunities to work with Deaf or hard of hearing people. In fact, it is required by law to meet accessibility standards that grant equal access to information for all.
ASL/LSQ translation is used to provide sign language interpretation for important documents, legislature and many other forms of content. SLIAO provides this service for French and English documents in a video format for placement on electronic media.
UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities
Nations Unies Convention relative aux droits des personnes handicapées
Proposed Accessible Canada Act
Loi Canadienne sur l’accessibilité proposée
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