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The NJCDD provides a platform for individuals, family members, advocates, and public and private agencies to develop a coordinated social policy for advancing the rights and opportunities of New Jersey residents with developmental disabilities.
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- S.A.B.E. Lottery
- Notice of FUNDs Available
- Winter Magazine
- New Blog Post
- SAVE Medicaid
- DDD Updates
- Advocacy in Action
- Family Advisory Council
- FREE DDD’s Supports Manual
- 5-Year Plan
The NJCDD will announce the winners of the SABE lottery March 1st, 2018. Thank you, all self-advocates that participated. Click Here to find out more about the annual Self Advocates Becoming Empowered (SABE) conference in Birmingham, Alabama June 7 thru 9!
The NJ Council on Developmental Disabilities is requesting proposals for the first grant opportunity in FY-2018. The Council is currently accepting grant proposals in Disability Transportation Advocacy. Visit our Grants Page for More Information
Take a look at our All New People & Families Magazine Winter 2018 “Taking Pride” Support and Integration for LGBTQ Adults with Disabilities
Share your views on our newest blog post Major Tax Cuts Leave The Disability Community Shortchanged NJCDD Disability in Focus.
In an effort to help individuals and families stay up-to-date on important changes at the NJ Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD), the NJCDD will now post all Division Updates on our website. Visit our DDD Updates Page in our Resources section to find out what’s new for the Developmental Disabilities policies that are important to you and your loved-ones.
The Advocacy in Action e-newsletter is your newest source for news and updates from the New Jersey Council on Developmental Disabilities. Click Here to view past editions of the newsletter and to sign up for our mailing list.
Families can now take their advocacy efforts even further by joining the new Family Advisory Council, an official advisory group for family members of individuals with developmental disabilities who are served by the NJ Division of Developmental Disabilities. Visit the Family Advisory Council page to learn more.
The NJ Division of Developmental Disabilities, in collaboration with the Regional Family Support Planning Councils, has developed an easy-to-follow guidebook for New Jersey’s Supports Program. Click Here to view the guide online or to order your free copy.
After months of development and valuable feedback from families, individuals, and advocates, the New Jersey Council on Developmental Disabilities is pleased to release our next 5-year plan. Visit our 5-Year Plan to see what we’ll be working on beginning in FY-2017