2018 Ottawa Sport Council SPRING Sport Summit- Sport for All in Ottawa: Creating a Culture of Inclusion

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Event Date: Apr. 21, 2018


Nepean Sailing Club
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Nepean Sailing Club
Dick Bell Park, 2359 Carling Avenue,
Ottawa, ON K2H 1A6

he Ottawa Sport Council (OSC) is pleased to announce its sixth Sport Summit on Saturday, April 21, 2018 at the Nepean Sailing Club.  

Sport should be available and responsive to the needs of all Canadian residents who want to participate  As an organization that strives to create and nurture sport environments that everyone can enjoy, regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, culture, income level and ability, the Ottawa Sport Council is proud to focus its next Sport Summit on the topic of inclusivity. 

Hosted in partnership with Abilities Centre Ottawa and Ausome Ottawa, the Spring Sport Summit will provide guidance and leadership on how we can make our sport programs more inclusive to people with disabilities.

Facilitated by local business leader Julien LeBlanc, this spring’s Sport Summit gives attendees the chance to learn from local subject matter experts about how to create an inclusive atmosphere in your sport program. The Summit will include a main tent session, panel and roundtable discussions. Lunch will be provided. We will also be offering an optional afternoon workshop which will focus on specific strategies to improve inclusivity.