Toolkit for medical professionals in Ontario: Writing disability accommodation letters

December 20, 2022

This toolkit is designed to help medical professionals support tenants (their patients) who are seeking accommodations in their rental housing from their landlord under the Ontario Human Rights Code. This guide provides an overview of the disability accommodation and letter-writing processes, offers tips for writing an effective disability accommodation letter, and provides templates that medical professionals can use to write their own letters.

In this toolkit, you’ll find information about:

  • Disability accommodations in rental housing
  • Types of disabilities that are protected under the Human Rights Code
  • The accommodation process
  • Tips for medical professionals on writing accommodation letters
  • Sample accommodation letters
  • Resources for medical professionals
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