GCDD Blog

Fox News: iPad Helping Kids with Autism

Consumers stood in long lines last week, anxiously anticipating the iPad2’s arrival. For some, according to Fox News, this piece of technology might just unlock a whole new way of living with disabilities. The story illustrates how the iPad offers children with autism more control over their...

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Zach Anner, Funny Man with CP, Lands Travel Show on Oprah's OWN Network

Zach Anner, the self-described lady’s man with the “sexiest of all palsies,” has earned his own travel show on Oprah’s new network OWN. Anner, from Austin, Texas, won one of two top spots in Oprah’s online, American Idol- type contest, and will now host “a travel show for people who never...

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Media Roundtable on Developmental Disabilities Issues

News, Discussion Opportunity With Leaders About Community Life for Georgians with Developmental Disabilities

WHAT: Media representatives from Carroll, Coweta, Douglas, Haralson, Heard and Paulding counties have an opportunity to interact in a roundtable discussion hosted by the Georgia Council...

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Transportation Investment Act (TIA) Referendum Information

Here’s an update on the process of developing project lists for the Transportation Investment Act (TIA) referendum. Some background: First of all, please note that the proposed projects include many items we have fought for and have heard about from you over recent months – transit,...

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