Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Public Policy: Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD)

Skyline of Austin with a sculler rowing on Town Lake.

People with intellectual and developmental disabilities, with their families, strive for safe, healthy and active lives in their communities.

The Texas Council leads statewide efforts to achieve public policy and funding to:

Increase access to home and community-based services
Strengthen community capacity to support children and adults with complex & challenging needs
Reshape the IDD service system to respond to individual choice and wisely use public resources


83rd Legislative Session

Stakeholder Meeting Resources 2012

Long-term Services and Supports (LTSS) Redesign