Radio / Television News

Accessible Media gets new digs

TORONTO – Accessible Media, the multi-media organization organization behind VoicePrint and The Accessible Channel (TACtv), will celebrate their new Toronto headquarters at a grand opening celebration on September 16, 2010.Formerly known as The National Broadcast Reading Service Inc., the non-profit Canadian company was established in 1989 on the recommendation of Parliament's Standing Committee of the Status of Disabled Persons.  The committee's report ‘No News is Bad News’ stated that vision- and print-restricted Canadians must have equal access to published news and information.  The enterprise was set up to reduce media barriers faced by vision- and print- restricted Canadians and