It upholds the rights of people of all abilities by guiding our practices across the organisation and in the community.
It includes 84 actions across nine priority areas identified by the Logan community.
The Second Progress Report 2020 - 2021
The Second Progress Report provides an update of the progress and achievements from April 2020 to December 2021. Over this period, 80 out of the 84 actions have been completed or are on track.
The 84 actions within the plan are delivered by 20 branches across Council who meet bi-monthly to monitor and track the progress.
Some of our highlights include:
we have proudly achieved full accreditation for WCAG 2.1 AA and Gold standard certification for a plain English website. This means everyone can access our website. Find out more about this accreditation on our Accessibility webpage
more accessible programs have been included in the Active and Healthy Program. You can find adaptive programs on our Active and Healthy page
our libraries now has dyslexia-friendly font, and you can find the dyslexia symbol to identify these books or visit our library website to find out more
our ibraries have developed a new expression of interest form to support artists living with disability to exhibit at the Accessibility Centre Art Wall. You can submit this application through the Accessibility Centre website
we have started Disability Awareness Training for staff. We are promoting the rights of people with disability, and support staff to be more inclusive
we amended local laws for disability parking to increase the fine from $266 and two penalty units, to $533 and four penalty units in-line with changes to State Legislation. You can find a list of local shopping centres where our Community Parking Officers monitor on our Parking webpage.