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Accessibility Advisory Committee

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and in accordance with the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit’s recommendation regarding physical distancing requirements and limitations on indoor gatherings, the Accessibility Advisory Committee Meetings will be held electronically until further notice. Meetings will be live streamed to the County of Simcoe's YouTube channel.

The Joint Accessibility Advisory Committee was established in accordance with the Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2001, and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005. Its purpose is to advise County Council on ways to improve opportunities for persons with disabilities with respect to County programs, services and facilities.

The Joint Accessibility Advisory Committee provides advice, for Council's consideration regarding the identification, removal, and prevention of barriers to persons with disabilities. It also provides input and consultation to staff regarding the preparation, implementation, and monitoring of the County's accessibility plans. The Simcoe County Accessibility Advisory Committee reports to the Council Committee of the Whole.

Terms of Reference

Agendas, Minutes and Reports