Sonoma County Barrier Awareness
Active since 1987, the Sonoma County Mayors’ Committee on Employment of People with Disabilitiesproduced the Barrier Awareness Day, an interactive event that dramatizes the obstacles faced by people with disabilities. Behind the scenes, the organization builds relationships with employers to identify and eliminate barriers to equal opportunity in the workplace. TheBarrier Buster Award is presented for achievement in raising public awareness of disability issues in Sonoma County.
Education and Training
The Mayors’ Committee can arrange educational outreach about the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) andWindmills Training for interested employers and organizations.