Who can be a member of ROFA?
ROFA membership is open to individual disabled people living in England and to all DPOs, disabled peoples groups or networks in England who are:
- At least 75% controlled by Disabled people e.g. 75% or more of Management Committee / Boards or Steering groups are made up of Disabled people and;
- sign up to the social model of disability and support the principles & values of ROFA as detailed in this Term of Reference
ROFA also has an affiliate membership for allies of ROFA – both organisations and individuals can be affiliate members. Affiliate members do not having voting rights.
Is there a fee for becoming a member of ROFA?
Membership is free for individual disabled people and non-funded DPOs.
Funded DPOs (and affiliate organisation members) will be charged a fee on the following sliding scale according to annual turnover: