Disability Action Plan 2021-2025

Submissions closing on 28 September 2021, 05:00 PM

We are making a Disability Action Plan.

We can do some things to help people with disability and their carers.

Tell us your ideas.

The plan is being made with a new Municipal Public Health and Wellbeing Plan

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Customers who are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment can contact Council through the National Relay Service.         

Until the end of September, we'll be holding online meetings to hear ideas and identify priorities to make the shire a better place for people with disability and their carers.

To register, click on a time and date below.

You will receive an email with information about how to join the meeting.

Sessions for professionals

These 45 minute sessions are suitable for those who work as disability service providers / agencies in the Macedon Ranges. Registrations will close 24 hours before each session.

  • Wednesday 4 August, 1pm (Registrations closed)
  • Friday 6 August, 3.15pm (Registrations closed)
  • Monday 9 August, 12pm (Registrations closed)
  • Thursday 12 August, 2pm (Registrations closed)
  • Monday 30 August, 2pm (Registrations closed)
  • Friday 3 September, 1pm (Registrations closed)
  • Friday 10 September, 2pm (Registrations closed)

Sessions for community members and groups

These 45 minute sessions are open to anyone in the community who would like to share their ideas about how we can make the shire a better place for people with disability and their carers. Registrations will close 24 hours before each session.

  • Wednesday 4 August, 2.30pm (Registrations closed)
  • Friday 6 August, 12pm (Registrations closed)
  • Saturday 7 August, 11.15am (Registrations closed)
  • Monday 9 August, 6pm (Registrations closed)
  • Thursday 12 August, 3.15pm (Registrations closed)
  • Monday 30 August, 3.30pm (Registrations closed)
  • Friday 3 September, 6pm (Registrations closed)
  • Friday 10 September, 11am (Registrations closed)

Send written submissions to PO Box 151, Kyneton VIC 3444, email mrsc@mrsc.vic.gov.au or call (03) 5422 0333.

Residents who submit feedback are invited to register to present at a Submitters Committee Meeting on Wednesday 13 October 2021 (time to be confirmed closer to the date). If you would like to do this, please make sure you indicate this as part of your submission.

Help us spread the word by encouraging others to get involved.

Council's previous Disability Action Plan was incorporated into the Council Plan.

More information about the previous consultation findings is provided in the community consultation report(DOCX, 2MB) / community consultation report(PDF, 659KB)