Iowa DD Council Urges Governor Reynolds to Reconsider her Position on Mask Mandate

Monday, September 21, 2020

The Iowa Developmental Disabilities Council submitted the following letter to Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds.    Dear Governor Reynolds, The Iowa Developmental...

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Derecho Storm Relief Grants

Monday, August 24, 2020

Derecho Storm Relief Grants  The Iowa Developmental Disabilities Council (The Council) is offering to fund time-limited assistance to providers and organizations supporting...

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Absentee Voter Request Information

Monday, July 6, 2020

  REGISTER TO VOTE BY MAIL: Visit, a county courthouse, a driver’s license station, or state offices serving people with disabilities for a...

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Special COVID Payments and FAQs

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

 *Updated August 2021    Click here to download the PDF.   WHAT IS THE SPECIAL PAYMENT I AM RECEIVING?The federal government approved special payments to people to...

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Iowa DD Council Makes a Difference Through COVID-19 Relief Fund

Tuesday, May 19, 2020

DES MOINES, Iowa, (May 2020) – The Iowa Developmental Disabilities Council awarded COVID-19 Relief Fund Grants to 30 organizations in Iowa. Grants are intended to fill gaps in...

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Bill Kallestad Named Public Policy Manager of the Iowa Developmental Disabilities Council

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

DES MOINES, Iowa, (April 14, 2020) — The Iowa Developmental Disabilities Council (DD Council), a federally funded state agency that advocates for the development of...

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Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) - Information Packet for Iowans with Disabilities

Monday, March 16, 2020

    Download an information packet below developed by and for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. What's inside:• What is COVID-19?• How do you get it?•...

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2020 State Legislative Priorities

Thursday, January 23, 2020

    Iowa Developmental Disabilities Council Releases 2020 State Legislative Priorities DES MOINES, Iowa, (January 2020) – The Iowa Developmental Disabilities Council (DD...

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Iowa DD Council Annual Report

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

The Iowa DD Council is pleased to present their  2019Annual Report. To view this report click here. 

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Make Your Mark! 2019