January 15, 2014 – The Centre for Research on Work Disability Policy (CRWDP), which is led by two IWH scientists, aims to improve how people with disabilities are supported in the Canadian labour market.

Illness and disability touch most people at some point over their lifetime. The centre’s objective is to identify how people, when they are disabled, can be better retained and integrated into the Canadian labour market.

Read the full news report here: www.iwh.on.ca/at-work/75/new-research-centre-to-examine-work-disability-policy-in-canada

You can learn more about CRWDP and its official launch on its website at www.crwdp.ca, through its Twitter feed at @crwdp, in its newsletter Working Policy (sign up at www.crwdp.ca), or by contacting the centre manager Mai Elramly at melramly@iwh.on.ca.