The Arc advocates for the rights and full participation of all children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Together with our network of members and affiliated chapters, we improve systems of supports and services; connect families; inspire communities and influence public policy. For more information, please visit www.thearc.org.
United Cerebral Palsy
The United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) mission is to advance the independence, productivity and full citizenship of people with disabilities through an affiliate network. For more information, please visit www.ucp.org.
The American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
The American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD) promotes progressive policies, sound research, effective practices and universal human rights for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. For more information, please visit www.aaidd.org.
Association of University Centers on Disabilities
The Association of University Centers on Disabilities' (AUCD) mission is to advance policy and practice for and with people with developmental and other disabilities, their families, and their communities by supporting our members in research, education, and service activities that achieve our vision. For more information, please visit www.aucd.org.
The National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities
The National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities (NACDD) is a national membership organization representing the 55 State and Territorial Councils on Developmental Disabilities. NACDD is a 501(c) 3 organization with the purpose of promoting and enhancing the outcomes of our member councils in developing and sustaining inclusive communities and self directed services and supports for individuals with developmental disabilities. For more information, please visit www.nacdd.org.
Self Advocates Becoming Empowered
Self Advocates Becoming Empowered (SABE) mission is to ensure that people with disabilities are treated as equals and that they are given the same decisions, choices, rights, responsibilities, and chances to speak up to empower themselves; opportunities to make new friends; and to learn from their mistakes. For more information, please visit www.sabeusa.org.
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