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Apply for GCDD's Public Policy and Advocacy Fellowship!

GCDD is seeking a dynamic individual to join GCDD as its 2021-2022 Public Policy and Advocacy Fellow! This paid, six-month opportunity is a great opportunity for an individual to promote and support public policy efforts that aim to create an integrated community life for people with...

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GCDD is Hiring a Media Relations Director

The Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities is hiring a Media Relations Director. The Media Relations Director plans, develops, and implements marketing, media relations, and other communications projects and/or agency and program campaigns for the Georgia Council on Developmental...

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GCDD Announces Two Job Openings

FISCAL MANAGER Job Summary: Under general supervision, performs professional level finance, accounting and fiscal control functions including working level accounting duties in the area of accounts payable, accounts receivable and general ledger, according established policies and standards,...

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Public Policy for the People Call Now on Fridays!

The Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities invites you to join our next public policy call now scheduled for Friday, March 12 at 12 Noon. Please note the call on Monday, March 8 at 9 AM is cancelled. Call in and get the latest scoop on how we can advocate together! Join via Zoom: ...

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Advocacy 101 Webinar Series

WEBINAR SERIES FOR PEOPLE WITH DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES: Understanding Zoom Tuesday, February 9, 2021, 10-11 AM or Tuesday, March 30, 2021, 10-11 AM Introduction to Advocacy Tuesday, February 23, 2021, 9-10:30 AM or Tuesday, April 6, 2021, 10-11:30 AM Elevator Speeches Tuesday, March 6,...

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Apply by February 21 to be a Georgia DD Council Member

Apply by February 21 to be a Georgia DD Council Member
The Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities (GCDD) is currently seeking applications for membership for the following: One Self-advocate and One Family Member who live OUTSIDE of the Metro Atlanta Area GCDD is a 27-member board, appointed by the governor and comprised of at least 60...

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Vote in 2020 Runoff Elections

Vote in 2020 Runoff Elections
Runoff elections are held when no candidate wins the required majority of votes. Anyone who is registered to vote in Georgia can vote in state, local, and federal runoff elections. Check your voter status. Runoff dates for the 2020 US Senate Race in Georgia are: November 18: Earliest day...

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GCDD Announces New NoFA/RFP for Coalition of Family Advocates

GCDD Announces Notice of Intent to Award For NoFA 21SA7 for Coalition of Family Advocates To: Claritas Creative, LLC Building a Coalition of Family Advocates The Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities (GCDD) seeks to create a new coalition of parent and family advocates within the...

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