Category Archives: Advocacy

Become a Leader in Your Community!!

Voter Education Grants available The Iowa Developmental Disabilities Council (DD Council) is excited to offer grant funds to local advocacy groups that are LED BY PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES who want to take action in their community. Qualified applicants are formal or informal groups of advocates led by people with disabilities who want to increase voter…
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Become a Leader in Your Community!!

Voter Education Grants available The Iowa Developmental Disabilities Council (DD Council) is excited to offer grant funds to local advocacy groups that are LED BY PEOPLE WITH DISABILITIES who want to take action in their community. Qualified applicants are formal or informal groups of advocates led by people with disabilities who want to increase voter…
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Iowa DHS Wants to Hear from You!

Share your lived experience with Iowa's disability and aging services Iowa's Department of Human Services has contracted with the Harkin Institute to learn more about community-based services in Iowa. The Harkin Institute is seeking input from Iowans who know about or have used behavioral health, disability, or aging services.   Participants can share your feedback in a listening session, either in person or online. In-person listening…
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ID Action Town Hall Grant Funding Available

Host Elected Officials and Make Your Voices Heard! Iowans with Disabilities in Action (ID Action) is offering grant funds to local advocacy groups which are led by people with disabilities.  These groups should have a plan to take action in their community by hosting a town hall meeting with elected officials and encouraging Iowans with…
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