Published on 02 December 2022
This year’s theme for the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (3 December) is “Leadership and participation of persons with disabilities toward an inclusive, accessible, and sustainable post- COVID-19 world.”
“Council is offering a practical way to turn that theme into reality. Positions are now available on its Disability Advisory Group (DAG) that advises the organisation on ways to ensure its facilities, services, policies and activities take account of and are accessible to disabled people and others with access needs,” said Community Development adviser Claire Wilson.
We are seeking applicants or nominees who have lived experience of a disability, impairment or chronic health condition, and who live in the Whangārei District.
If you are interested in finding out more about the services Council offers to people with disabilities, or to apply to serve on the group:
Become a member of Disability Advisory Group (DAG)
Claire said Council is looking for people who are:
Work by the group has included: