TCDD Seeks Grants Coordinator

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TCDD Grant Coordinators report grant outcome measures at various stages, work closely with grantees to resolve compliance issues, and provide technical assistance.

TCDD Honors 2021 Legislative Champions

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We recognize these lawmakers and staff members for their work on legislation to improve inclusion, remove barriers, and promote an increased quality of life for Texans with IDD.

Key Takeaways from August’s Council Meeting

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  The Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities (TCDD) held its quarterly Council and Committee meetings virtually from Aug. 3-6, 2021. During the meetings, the Council awarded funding to continue the […]

TCDD Bill of the Week Update

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For this weekly feature during the regular session, the Texas Council for Developmental Disabilities (TCDD) profiled noteworthy bills that were going through the legislative process. Each bill related to TCDD’s Public […]

Texas COVID Stories: Spring 2021

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One year after initial state shutdowns, TCDD shares how Texans with disabilities and their family members have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Texas Legislative News: June 1, 2021

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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.

Bill of the Week: HB 159

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HB 159 would improve training and staff development for educators to serve all students. The bill was authored by Rep. Mary González.