The city of West Hollywood is accepting nominations for its 23rd Annual Disability Service Awards. The virtual awards presentation will take place at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 27.
Since 1999, the city has presented the Disability Service Awards. Members of the West Hollywood community are encouraged to nominate individuals, businesses, the media and nonprofit organizations that deserve special recognition for their work with people living with disabilities, including accessibility issues, attention to Americans with Disabilities Act requirements or advocacy.
Nominations will be accepted until 5 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 6. Self-nominations are welcome. Honorees will be selected by the City of West Hollywood’s Disabilities Advisory Board.
Nomination forms are available at weho.org/disabilityserviceawards. Forms may be sent to email@example.com. Hard-copy forms may be mailed to Doug Nguyen, Social Services Division, City of West Hollywood, City Hall, 8300 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90069.
The city of West Hollywood’s Disabilities Advisory Board was created in 1995 and has nine members. It addresses issues affecting people with disabilities — including ADA compliance, transportation, housing and access to city government and services for people with disabilities — and makes recommendations to the West Hollywood City Council relative to the adoption of programs, policies or ordinances of benefit to the constituency.
For information, call the city of West Hollywood’s Social Services Division at (323)848-6510. For people who are deaf or hard of hearing, call (323)848-6496.
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