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Accessibility on our Website

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​UHN is working to provide web content on our site that is accessible and conforms to the World Wide Web Consortium guidelines. If you cannot access a document, please see below for details on requesting a document in accessible format. Our attempts to convert information are ongoing.

Please note, we have many affiliates with links to third-party content and do not have control over their material.​

Request for Documentation in Accessible Format

UHN is committed to providing accessible information and communication to all, and recognizes that persons with disabilities may require information in accessible formats.

All documents required by the Customer Service Standard and the Integrated Accessibility Standards Regulations (IASR) are available upon request, subject to the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA)​. When providing these documents, UHN will do so in the format requested.

If you require correspondence, reports and/or other UHN documents in an accessible format, please contact us by email at accessibility@uhn.ca.

When emailing your request, please include the following information:

  • Your full name
  • Email address
  • Mailing address (optional)
  • Telephone number
  • Fax number (optional)
  • Name of required document
  • Format Requested (including but not limited to: large print, hard copy, email, digital, Braille translate. For digital or video request, please indicate closed captioning or descriptive video)
  • Date information is required (note that for closed captioning and/or descriptive video, we require at least two weeks notification per request)

 

Alternatively, contact us at 416 603 5526 to make your request by phone.

In some cases, we may need to consult with the person making the request to discuss other possible formats in order to provide its services within its capabilities. Alternative formats will be provided within a reasonable time frame, or UHN will provide an explanation for the delay if longer than 15 business days.

Phone: 416 603 5526
Fax: 416 340 3537
Email: accessibility@uhn.ca


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