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The social justice group DAWN disabled womans network Ontario is a province wide organization of woman with all types of disabilities They are a feminist organization which supports woman in their struggle to control their own lives Dawn Ontario is controlled by women with disabilities The members include woman with disabilities and non-disabled woman Also included are lesbians bisexual woman aboriginal woman Franco-Ontarian woman and woman from many other ethnic racial cultural and religious backgrounds Woman of all ages from teens to seniors are active members of DAWN They believe that disabled woman have the right to direct their own lives They also believe that woman with disabilities have the right to access the services and supports available to all woman have needs which are different from those of men with disabilities know best what their needs are have a right to freedom of choice in all aspects of their live and can be proud of their disabilities and have the choice to self-identityAs a group DAWN at Ontario keep current on issues facing women with disabilities provide role mode for girls with disabilities develop resources for girls with disabilities help start and support DAWN groups across Ontario speak for the rights of woman with disabilities to make sure they can take part in womans groups activities events and services work with other womans and disabilities groups produce resources about health care for woman with disabilities lobby for the government on issues affecting woman with disabilities Issues such as employment training education transportation housing health care and othersOn June 17 1985 17 woman with disabilities from across Canada gathered together to discuss issues of concern From this meeting DAWN of Canada was formed Disabled woman organized across the country keeping in touch by mail and phone and finally they received funding from the secretary of state for some special projects Disabled woman have been persevering since then to build up DAWN on a local and
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