For more information about Access For All please call 201-529-5757, extension 280
Johanna Baccan, Chairperson
Sue Straffin, VIce Chairperson
Gary Glucoft - Secretary
Denise Shabet- Treasurer
Ben Kezmarski, Bd. of Ed.
Michelle Paz, Councilperson
Dot McDonough, Dept. of Human Services, Housing, Access Transportation
Denise Shabet, CERT
Effective May 25, 2016 the Township Council of the Township of Mahwah established The Access For All Commission - Mission Statement
The Commission shall act in an advisory capacity to the Mayor and Council of the Township of Mahwah as to the concerns of disabled or access challenged persons, barrier-free facilities, recreational opportunities, employment practices and the like and general and specific compliance with the requirements of the American with Disabilities Act (“ADA”).
The Commission shall serve as advocates in the Township to help enhance the quality of life for individuals with disabilities and access challenged persons so that they can participate, to the fullest extent possible, in every day activities in the Community.
The Commission shall explore, develop and coordinate educational and social activities within the Township in partnership with other organizations and municipalities that are considered beneficial or desirable for residents with disabilities.
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NJ Commission For the Blind and Visually Impaired
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