As part of the Conservative's economic action plan, some projects have been undertaken to assist the physically disabled. Stimulus funds allowed for 300 projects that made government buildings more accessible to those with disabilities. The Conservatives also introduced a Registered Disabilities Savings Plan in 2008.
The Liberal party has pledged to work with the disabled, the organizations they work with, as well as the provinces, to examine ways to implement the UN Convention on the Rights of Person with Disabilities (CRPD).
The NDP proposes increasing the Canada Student Grants program by $200 million a year, to give disabled students more access to a post-secondary education.