Welcome to the Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities Website

Developmental Disabilities

A developmental disability is a severe, chronic disability that begins before the person reaches age 22 and is likely to continue throughout one’s life.

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Texas Medicaid Stories

We are conducting a survey to collect stories about how Medicaid impacts people with disabilities and their family members. Information about the Texas Medicaid Stories survey is available in English and Spanish.

Share Your Medicaid Story

November Council Meeting

TCDD is holding the quarterly Council and Committee Meetings November 1–3, 2017 at the Hilton Austin Airport. The meeting schedule, agendas and materials are available on the 2017 Council and Committee Meetings webpage.

2017 Council Meetings

News and Information

Read more TCDD news and information blog posts.

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The Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities is committed to creating change so that each individual is able to be fully included in their own communities and exercise control over their own lives.