The National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities (NACDD) is the national association for the 56 Councils on Developmental Disabilities (DD Councils) across the United States and its territories. The DD Councils receive federal funding to support programs that promote self-determination, integration, and inclusion for all people in the United States with developmental disabilities.
The Role of NACDD
• To provide technical assistance to all DD Councils
• To advocate for the national public policy agenda
• To advocate for DD Councils’ appropriations in Congress
• To convene DD Councils for leadership and development training