2024 Legislative Session Begins

  The 2024 Maryland legislative session starts today, Wednesday, January 10. Use the resources below to learn more about legislative session and advocate for the issues important to you.     What is Legislative Session?…

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National Disability Employment Awareness Month

  October marks National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM). This year’s theme is “Disability: Part of the Equity Equation.”   In recognition of NDEAM, the Council wants to highlight Marylanders with developmental disabilities who are…

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Introducing the Council’s Newest Members

  The Maryland Developmental Disabilities Council (Council) has been creating change to improve the lives of people with developmental disabilities since 1971. We are led by people with developmental disabilities and family members of people with developmental…

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2022 Photo Contest Announced!

    We want to hear from you! COVID changed how we connect with each other and the world around us. Now that the warm weather is near and we can spend more time outside,…

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Council Member of the Month

The Maryland Developmental Disabilities Council (Council) has been creating change to improve the lives of people with developmental disabilities since 1971. We are led by people with developmental disabilities and family members of people with developmental disabilities….

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Council Member Monday

  March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month (#DDAwareness2022). The theme this year is “Worlds Imagined.”   The Council imagines a world where people with developmental disabilities live the lives they want with the support they…

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