Citizens With Disabilities - Ontario


Notice Of 2008 Annual General Meeting(AGM) And Elections

All CWD-O members are cordially invited to attend our 2nd Annual General Meeting (AGM) on June 19, 2008, starting at 7:00 pm EDT.

Two key activities for members at this year's AGM will be:

At the AGM, the Nominating Committee will propose a slate (list) of Directors that represents Ontario's various regions, a cross-disability focus, and diversity within its membership. For 2008-09, Directors will be appointed for one- two- or three-year terms (by random selection) in order to establish a future rotation of vacancies of one-third of the board each year.

Nominations of self and others are most welcome. If you wish to be considered for this slate, please forward your completed nomination form tomembership@cwd-o.orgby May 15, 2008

Please click on the link below to have access to documents for the AGM.

The AGM package(compressed Word documents, 76.0 kb) includes:

Members are also encouraged to browse our committee links for further information about our activities.

Participation at the AGM is enabled through IDEAL, an on-line conferencing system. Participants can type or talk on line (headset or microphone and speakers required). For information about how to log on to IDEAL, and for a schedule of training sessions, please contact If you require an Interpreter or Captioner to participate online, please contact us as soon as possible so we can arrange for this accommodation.

The AGM is open to CWD-O members only. If you are not a member of CWD-O and wish to join so that you can attend the AGM, please complete and submit a Membership Form(compressed Word document, 17kb) and email to

Your membership application is welcome at any time of year, but must be received by May 15 for nomination purposes.

Thank you for your interest in and support of CWD-O. Together, we are stronger!