WELCOME TO THE TEXAS COUNCIL FOR DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES
Read information about how you could be impacted by COVID-19, plain language resources, and how to stay up-to-date with legislative activities. This page will be updated as new information and resources become available.
Texas COVID Stories
TCDD continues to monitor how people with DD and their families are impacted by COVID-19. In April 2021, we conducted a third survey to learn how the ongoing pandemic continues to affect lives and access to resources.
August Council Meeting
TCDD will hold Council and Committee meetings Aug. 3-6. To participate or submit public comments, please see the 2021 Council and Committee Meetings webpage.
News and Information
Read more TCDD news and information blog posts.
An update on the 18 TCDD Bills of the Week from the 87th Legislative Session.
One year after initial state shutdowns, TCDD shares how Texans with disabilities and their family members have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
The 87th regular session is over. But after a weekend of tension over a controversial bill related to state election rules, Texas lawmakers are expected to return for a special session.
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.