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City of Bloomington, Indiana – John Hamilton, Mayor

Council for Community Accessibility

Information

Type open
Year Formed 1990
Website https://bloomington.in.gov/boards/community-accessibility
Video Archive
Email cca@bloomington.in.gov
Phone Number 812.349.3433
Address
401 N Morton St Suite 260 Bloomington IN 47404
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The Council for Community Accessibility (CCA) is a volunteer group that advocates for the interests of people with disabilities. Formerly known as the Community Council on Handicap Concerns, the group was formed in 1990. The CCA promotes awareness of the challenges faced by people with disabilities, and works to develop solutions to problems of accessibility in the community.

This is an open board and any member of the public my attend and participate at CCA meetings.

CCA Objectives

  • Assessment:To seek information about the needs and available services for persons with disabilities.
  • Awareness: To educate all segments of the community.
  • Accessibility: To promote access to places of public accommodation, housing, programs, and services.
  • Affinity: To develop coalitions with groups that share similar interests
  • Advocacy: To promote the best interests of persons with disabilities by supporting specific, identified issues.
  • Advice: To serve as a resource to the community.
  • Action: To actively work to accomplish the objectives of the organization.

Meeting Schedule

Statute Citations

Department

Community and Family Resources

Liaisons

Departmental Michael Shermis
Legal Barbara McKinney