At least 53% of all people with disabilities in Canada are women
The unemployment rate among women with disabilities is up to 75%
8% of women with disabilities live on less than $10,000 per year. Of those, 23% live on less than $5,000 per year
Accessible cribs, accessible and affordable childcare and other services for mothers with disabilities are virtually non-existent
Women and children with disabilities are twice as likely to be victims of violence than non-disabled women, women and children with multiple disabilities experience even higher rates of violence
Few rape crisis centres and transition houses are accessible to women with disabilities

Disabled Women’s Network Canada
1991 Health and Activity Limitation Survey