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N. Lawand, Status of Disabled Persons Secretariat Nancy Lawand congratulates work, notices progress beginning. 1989.
Nancy Lawand was very helpful, reminding me of the concept of "demedicalization of disability." She helped get the first federal funding for the national self help group, encouraged participation in National Access Awareness Week. Note the observation that many people had, that it was Finance Canada, under Michael Wilson, that had led the way on public perception issues. Health and Welfare was to catch up.
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