Disability Law Clinic

DABC Webinar: Human Rights & Essential Support Persons in Healthcare Settings during the Pandemic Crisis

In British Columbia, hospitals and other healthcare settings have changed their visitor policies due to the pandemic crisis. This recorded webinar, hosted by DABC staff lawyer Andrew Robb, addresses the rights of people with disabilities to have their essential support person(s) or caregiver(s) with them in hospitals, despite restrictive visitor policies.

A transcript of the webinar is available here: Transcript of Essential Support Persons webinar.

Watch the webinar here: