BIG IDeA brings together businesses, customers with lived experience of disability and the next generation of business leaders to collaboratively advance accessibility innovation in Ontario and create a culture of accessibility and inclusion.


Learn how to make your business part of an Inclusive Ontario.

  • Get resources and training
  • Register now to receive suggestions from customers
  • Get help with accessibility and inclusion challenges
  • Put your business on the Accessibility Map
  • Nominate your business for our Inclusion Showcase


Help businesses to improve your customer experience.

  • Nominate inclusive business practices
  • Give feedback to businesses on their level of inclusion
  • Submit an inclusion challenge for the design challenge event
  • Participate in our design challenges and mapathon

BIG IDeA in Action

See what happens when customers and businesses collaborate and innovate.

We’ll have more news here soon about these BIG IDeA features:

  • Accessible Business Profiles
  • Design Innovation Showcase
  • Mapathons
  • Design Challenges
  • Upcoming Events


First video!! Introducing Occupational Therapist and @accessTOevents Founder, Rachael Authors, and brief introduction to @accessTOevents! 🇨🇦 #Toronto #AbilityNotDisability #AllAbilities #TourismToronto #TorontoEvents #the6ix #Tdot #CityofTO #TorontoActivities #TorontoCommunity

Today we painted the Dynamic Symbol together in @citymississauga announcing the use of it moving forward. A few months ago, Mayor @BonnieCrombie reached out to us about the movement! An example of a proactive leader seeking to build an accessibile and inclusive @ONAccessibility


"Job ads themselves might be a barrier (for persons with disabilities) and an impediment to finding the talent you're looking for," said Louie DiPalma of @HireAbilityNow and @OntarioCofC #ptbo

Have questions or feedback? Email us if you have any #AODA questions or if you have feedback to help us improve #accessibility in Ontario.

This is what true leadership looks like when it comes to creating a more #accessible world 🙌 @MSFTEnable


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