The Disability Services Advisory Council advises the Lane Council of Governments Board of Directors and agency staff on services provided by Senior and Disability Services (S&DS). The Council also advises on the general welfare of persons with disabilities in Lane County and all other important matters affecting the administration of S&DS except for matters of personnel administration, staff pay and benefits.
The council is composed of 9 to 15 members. Over half the members must be persons with disabilities.
The Disability Services Advisory Council meets 6 times per year, on the 3rd Friday of months January, March, May, July, September, and November.
New member recruitment for the Council occurs annually, typically in late summer. The Council is composed of persons with disabilities, professionals, and advocates. For more information on membership and how to apply, please visit this link.
For more information on the council, or how to become a member, please contact the S&DS staff council point person at 541-682-4137, or email.