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Bass Coast businesses and community groups can now apply for funding to make their facilities accessible to all.
The Building Disability Inclusive Businesses and Community Organisations funding round is open from 4 March until 31 March 2015, and is looking for applications from businesses and community groups.
Bass Coast Shire Council Mayor, Cr Kimberley Brown, said applicants could receive up to $500 to improve disability access.
“The purpose of this funding is to help businesses or community groups in Bass Coast to increase the number of people with a disability accessing their shops or facilities and being included as customers, visitors, members or employees,” Cr Brown said.
Cr Brown said the $500 grant can be spent on a variety of projects and isn’t limited to improving access, such as installing ramps or hand rails.... Read more from this release