Mayor's Community Resource Council

Meeting Schedule


Meetings are held on the 3rd Wednesday of every month
Blackfoot Senior Center
20 E Pacific Street
Blackfoot, ID  83221

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

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Overview

The Mayor’s Committee for Persons with Disabilities is a coalition of businesses, human service agencies, and individuals of all levels and abilities with the goal to create a barrier free community.

Goals

The committee works to enhance awareness, education, social and employment opportunities in an effort to promote inclusion and reduce barriers. The committee will utilize community boards, social media and committees advocating for the rights of people with disabilities.

Improving Quality of Life

To improve the quality of life for individuals with existing barriers, the Mayor’s Committee accomplishes the following:

  • Collaborates with state and national agencies
  • Educates the public, government agencies and business about issues, needs, rights and laws through interactive workshops
  • Informs and promotes employment opportunities by raising awareness of the benefits of hiring people with disabilities
  • Reduces barriers to services, resources and encourages ADA compliance