Tag: disabilities

Several Ontario gyms are reopening. They’re citing a ‘physical therapy’ exception intended for people with disabilities

Several Ontario gyms have recently reopened under an exception in the province’s lockdown regulations intended to serve people with disabilities — raising concerns that they are exploiting a legal loophole and creating a public health risk. The exception in the Reopening Ontario Act allows a fitness facility to open solely for use by persons with…

Saskatchewan city council rejects group home for people with disabilities

WEYBURN, SASK.—A Saskatchewan mayor says no offence was intended when Weyburn’s city council rejected a care home for people with disabilities. Marcel Roy says statements were made by councillors during a meeting earlier this week that don’t properly reflect the council’s values. Roy told reporters that the city would work with the Weyburn Group Home…