Wednesday, July 26: Neither Republican leaders of the U.S. Senate nor the White House have given up on their efforts to fundamentally change the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Yesterday, the Senate narrowly voted (51-to-50) to begin debate to repeal major… Read Legislative Update on Federal Health Reform – Pennsylvania Health Law Project
The President’s proposed budget for 2018 eliminates funding for all DD Councils and will result in us running out of funds for grants by September of 2019. The PADDC has positively affected the lives of Pennsylvanians with disabilities for over… Read Pennsylvania Citizens with Developmental Disabilities Need Your Help!
The PA Developmental Disabilities Council invites you to apply for funding in a number of objectives that are outlined in our 2017 Re-issued Request for Proposals Booklet. For those interested in responding to a particular Request for Proposal (RFP), this… Read PADDC Announces 2017 Re-Issued Request for Proposals Booklet
The Pennsylvania Development Disabilities Council (Pa DD Council) seeks to reach younger parents and those who influence their decisions in order to assure they have all of the information available in order for them to make the wisest choices for… Read Grant Funding to Benefit Community Opportunities for Younger Parents
The Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council is preparing to issue several grant Request for Proposals (RFPs) in June 2017. The Council has purposefully taken steps to ensure that Pennsylvanians from diverse populations experiencing oppression and marginalization become allies working on our… Read Grant Funding for Diverse Pennsylvania Communities – Coming Soon!
The document linked below serves to advise you of the issues presented and questions raised and answered at the “Conversation”/webinar with Council staff about Grassroots Grants. Additionally, the Grassroots Grants Powerpoint below should also be of help to those preparing applications. We… Read Official Responses to Grassroots Grants Questions/Conversation/Webinar
The PA Developmental Disabilities Council invites you to apply for funding from our Grassroots Grants Program. These grants are for 12 months. Before making your application, you are invited to a Question and Answer Conversation with Council staff where you… Read Application period open for Grassroots Advocacy Grants
The Pennsylvania Health Law Project, thanks to funding from the Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council, has created a “Community HealthChoices 101” Fact Sheet to provide people with disabilities, their families and other stakeholders with basic information on the program. Pennsylvania’s Community… Read Announcement: Community Health Choices Fact Sheet Regarding Individuals with Disabilities
“Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Pennsylvanians with Disabilities” A Report of the Pennsylvania Health Law Project to the Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council The report highlights Pennsylvania’s successes, challenges and unfinished business with the implementation of the Affordable Care… Read New Report – “Impact of the Affordable Care Act on Pennsylvanians with Disabilities”
Grant Writing Workshops In advance of the Council’s new Request for Proposals (RFP) book that will be issued in October, the Pennsylvania Developmental Disabilities Council will hold grant writing workshops at multiple locations, both in person and by webinar. Our… Read PADDC Grant Writing Workshops