Disability services

Mission statement - Access & Equity Advisory Group

'To enhance the quality of life for people with disabilities within our diverse community in our unique environment through the excellence of service and leadership.'

Disability Action Week

The Cairns Regional Council Disability Action Week Awards are designed to recognise individuals, groups, organisations and carers that have contributed to improving the quality of life of people with a disability.

Download the Disability Action Week guide and nomination from related documents.

Accessible Cairns

Get the latest news, join a forum, have your say, see what's happening in our region and get accessible information. Council has created the Accessible Cairns website to assist locals and visitors to our region to be able to plan their trip or access services that are accessible to people with a disability, their family, friends, carers and support workers.

Access for all directory

Council has created the Access for All directory that provides information on our region for locals and visitors with a disability, their family, support workers and carers.

How to get listed

Would you like your business to be part of the Access for All Directory? If so, then the Accessible Self Appraisal tool is available in the related documents area.