Welcome to Council 4!
Council 4 consists of Burlington, Camden, Gloucester and Salem Counties. Council 4 supports people with disabilities to be their own advocates and to know their rights and responsibilities. We work on a variety of issues such as Person First Language, public outreach, advocating for improved transportation, promoting healthy living, voting, governmental affairs, and fundraising. Council 4 is dedicated to gaining respect and equal rights for all people with disabilities and to support them to live and thrive in the community. Our meetings are open to anyone who would like to join us. We meet on the second Wednesday of every month, from 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm at 11001 Van Buren Road in Voorhees Township.
Due to COVID-19, all meetings are currently taking place virtually.
To participate in the Council 4 meeting follow the instructions in the "Upcoming Meeting" section.
If you have any problems or questions, please call or text Kelly directly: (732) 246-2525 Ext. 37
Our last meeting took place on October 14, 2020 by phone.
Council 4 discussed the recent news surrounding Governor Whitnmer in Michigan. They spoke about an upcoming meeting to discuss the Leading Forward Training Program. The hotline for Election Day at DRNJ was brought up: people can call if sites aren't accessible or if people are giving them a hard time. They also discussed Action Alerts, upcoming Town Halls, and re-openings. They discussed possible trainings about Black Lives Matter and they discussed Healthcare and Education platforms of the current presidential candidates.
Our next meeting will take place from 3:00pm-4:0pm on November 11, 2020 by phone.
Please email KMulvaney@ArcNJ.org for more information.