Disabilities Act Committee
As a public institution, the Township of Union has an obligation to ensure that its services, programs, and informational materials provide equal access to the widest possible audience, including individuals with disabilities.
The ADA Committee serves in an advisory capacity to create a climate that respects disability as an aspect of diversity and to ensure that individuals with disabilities are able to acquire and access information, interactions, and services towards their success. In line with those ideals, the ADA committee also seeks to be a resource and referral/ advocacy group for ALL disabled members of the Township of Union.
Autism Awareness Poster Design Contest | Help us create our 2021 Poster to spread more awareness for Autism! All grade levels can submit artwork. Flyer and contest rules to be posted in Feb. 2020! Deadline: TBA
Town-wide "Light It Up Blue" campaign | A limited amount of FREE bulbs are available through our Recreation Department (908-686-4200) or our Clerk's Office (908.851.8501) Pick your bulb up today along with your selfie frame! Download Selfie Frame here.
4TH Annual Jazz'd Up For Autism Fundraiser | Details TBA
Lincoln Tunnel Challenge 5k | Registration link to be posted early April 2020. The race is scheduled for May 3rd, 2020.
Autism NJ Stats
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- Work to comply with Title II of the ADA that covers programs, activities and services of public entities.
- Identify resources that address the disabled population and their needs and create a centralized mechanism for the dissemination of pertinent information.
- Work with the State, County and local agencies to identify and promote a range of developmental and recreational programs for the disabled community.
We meet every other month on the 2nd Wednesday of each month at 9:00am in the Conference Room of the Municipal Building, located at 1976 Morris Avenue, Union NJ 07083.
2020 Meeting Dates
- Meeting dates have not been scheduled for 2020 at this time.
- EILEEN BIRCH
- KIM CONTI
- ROBERT COWPER
- ANNE DAPONTE
- NATALIE DASILVA
- HON. MICHELE DELISFORT
- ARACELY DIGIROLAMO
- ELSIE MACKEY
- BERTHA MATHEWS
- NANCY MINNECI
- ANTHONY MONGUSO
- JOHN MORETTI
- DONALD TRAVISANO
- DANIEL ZEISER