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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.
TCDD is Hiring
TCDD is hiring a Grants Coordinator to monitor grants for compliance, report outcomes, and provide technical assistance. This position is located in Austin, Texas.
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.
News and Information
Read more TCDD news and information blog posts.
TxDOT is seeking feedback to improve transportation for people with disabilities and older adults in rural areas. People in West Texas can provide input at a listening session, in a survey, or by phone.
TCDD Council member Andrew Crim developed an infographic that provides both tips to help parents identify what influences their child’s behavior and responses that can encourage positive outcomes.
TCDD grantee Community Healthcore’s video highlights some of the people, projects, and laws that have increased opportunities for people with disabilities in East Texas to be included in the community.
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.