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HCBS Waiver Survey: Give Your Input

From the Washington State Developmental Disabilities Administration (DDA)

DDA’s Basic Plus, Core, Community Protection (CP) and Children’s Intensive In Home Behavior Supports (CIIBS) waiver applications are being




Employment for ALL: Big Day Ahead for DD Advocacy

advocates at employment for all 2016Wednesday, February 1st is a big day for Developmental Disability Advocacy in Washington State, beginning with an Employment for All Advocacy Day briefing at




Addressing Housing and Support Needs In King and Pierce Counties

by Ed Holen
Executive Director

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We are happy to announce that we have obtained funding for our Supported Housing and Planning Consultant project to find housing for individuals with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities in King and Pierce Counties, especially those living at home with older parents and those homeless or at risk of




November Council Meeting

The Developmental Disabilities Council meets this week, November 16-17. Click here for the Full Council Meeting agenda.




Executive Order 16-10

On October 26th, Governor Jay Inslee signed the following updated Executive Order on the State Council on Developmental Disabilities.




  • About the Council

    The Washington State Developmental Disabilities Council is a Federal-State partnership working to plan for and with people with developmental disabilities and their families.

  • Partnerships & Initiatives

  • What We're About

    Developmental Disabilities Council is a Federal-State partnership working to plan for and with people with developmental disabilities and their families.

    Join The Council

    If you are passionate about public policy, and dedicated to improving the lives of persons with I/DD in Washington State, we welcome your application.

    Access For Members

    Council meeting materials, agendas, and forms. You’ll find everything you need to prepare for the next meeting (or review the previous year) right here.