Sector Development: Accessibility Support

By mmuise
Description:

The Accessibility Support offers financial assistance to individuals who identify as Persons with disabilities in overcoming possible barriers during the application process to CMF’s funding Programs. Eligible Applicants may apply to Accessibility Support to cover costs for specific activities, such as completing a Persona-ID account, opening a Dialogue account to apply for funding, reading and understanding the CMF program guidelines and requirements, communicating with a CMF Program administrator analyst, completing and submitting an online application or applying for Sector Development Support.


Comments on Funding:

Funding will take the form of a non-repayable contribution of up to $2,500.

Deadline: March 31, 2024
Eligibility:

Applicants must be persons with disabilities. A person with disabilities is someone living with one or more physical, mental, intellectual, cognitive, sensory or communicational impairments, conditions or functional limitations that, in interaction with a social, policy or environmental barrier, presently hinders their full and equal participation in society. These impairments, conditions or functional limitations – evident or not – may be permanent, temporary or episodic in nature.

Application Steps:

Applicants must contact the CMF at least 6 weeks before the Program deadline or opening date by either of the following options:

1. access@cmf-fmc.ca; or

2. 1-877-975-0766 (toll free).



The same individual may only apply to the Accessibility Support twice per Program year.

Documentation Needed:

No specific documentation has been identified.

Other Things to Note:

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