The Albury Access Committee is seeking volunteers to help advocate for important accessibility issues including pedestrian safety and improved access to buildings.
If you are a person with a disability, care for someone with a disability, work in the disability sector and/or have insight and awareness of accessibility issues we encourage you to apply.
Volunteers are required to participate in monthly meetings, either in person or via telephone link.
The Access Committee meets every second month on a Friday in the Robert Brown Room at the AlburyCity Council office building 553 Kiewa St Albury from 10am until noon.
2019 meetings are scheduled to occur on the following dates:
- February 8th
- April 12th
- *Tuesday June 18th - Combined meeting with the Wodonga Access and Advisory Group. This meeting will be held at The Cube, Wodonga at 11am to 12.30pm.
- August 9th
- October 11th
For further information contact 02 6023 8111 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The role of the Access Committee:
- Advise Council on the barriers that prevent people with disabilities participating in programs, services and facilities across the city.
- Provide input into decisions relating to alterations to Council buildings and the streetscape, and the development of programs that improve the quality of life of people with a disability.
- Raise awareness of the positive contributions of people with a disability and the importance of accessibility for all people.