Committee members should be persons with a diverse range of disabilities, who are knowledgeable in identifying and eliminating attitudinal, programmatic, communication, and physical barriers encountered by persons with disabilities.
People with disabilities add another dimension to diversity efforts, contributing to the development of unique and creative community efforts. These advisors come from all backgrounds and ages, and have varied skills and perspectives, adding value to a community.
People qualified to be ACAC members include people who:
ACAC members should:
Have disaster-related technical expertise, advocacy experience, management experience and training skills.