Disability Working Group

The Disability Working Group aims to:

  • give advice to Council on issues relating to disability, access, communication, participation and advocacy
  • identify issues affecting people with a disability and to advocate and promote an awareness and understanding of these within Council and the community, and
  • oversee and help to develop, monitor and implement the Moreland Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2016-20.

Scope

The Disability Working Group gives Council with a forum to discuss and address issues about disability and to guide the implementation and monitoring of the Moreland Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2016-20.

Download the Moreland Disability Access and Inclusion Plan 2016-20 (PDF 4Mb) or Easy English version (DOC 16Mb).

Membership

  • Cr Natalie Abboud
  • Cr Sue Bolton
  • Up to 7 community representatives and representatives of key disability service provider and partner organisations by invitation
  • MetroAccess officer

Meetings

Meetings held 4 times a year, day and time to be confirmed. The venue will Moreland Civic Centre Coburg, unless otherwise arranged.

Terms of reference

Terms of Reference for the Moreland Disability Advisory Committee (DOC 54Kb)