Accessibility action plan

We believe in an inclusive culture, so that our people thrive and differences are celebrated. We are committed to the wellbeing of our people, and educating them about the importance of considering people’s accessibility needs in everything we do.

Our aimActionWhenOutcome
Build an inclusive culture through the appreciation
of difference
Celebrate diversity through awareness days and eventsOngoingCalendar of events promoted on social media and website
Increase disability awareness and training in our staff and our community2019-2020All staff have participated in disability awareness training
Identify disability mentors for UCWB leadership and Board2019-2020Mentors appointed and regular schedule established
Review the organisation values2020-2021Statement about diversity is included in UCWB’s value statements
Recruit, retain and develop a workforce of staff and volunteers that is inclusive of people with a disabilitySeek feedback from employees to identify strategies to increase the inclusive nature of the workplace.2019-2020Action plan developed and actions prioritised
Engage with the National Disability Recruitment Agency to develop workplace policies and practices that encourage and accommodate the employment of people with disability2020-2021Policies and guidelines developed and updated to reflect inclusive recruitment processes
Encourage the recruitment of people with ‘lived experience’ into identified roles2020-2021Roles identified and inclusive recruitment strategies developed

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Our customers

We respect the inherent dignity, independence of persons, and individual autonomy, including the freedom to make one’s own choice.

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Our people

We believe in an inclusive culture, so that our people thrive and differences are celebrated. We are committed to the wellbeing of our people, and educating them about the importance of considering people’s accessibility needs in everything we do.

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Our buildings

We believe in accessibility for all by removing barriers to accessing our physical environments and other facilities.

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