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Public Forum in Gainesville to Discuss Developmental Disabilities

Public Forum In Gainesville to Discuss Developmental Disabilities Thursday, October 13 Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities Seeks Input From Hall and Surrounding County Residents ATLANTA, GA (October 7, 2011) – On Thursday, October 13, residents from Hall, Forsyth, Barrow, Lumpkin,...

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A Public Awareness Video Series, "Voices Beyond the Mirror" - Part 1

A Public Awareness Video Series, "Voices Beyond the Mirror" - Part 1
GCDD has created a series of public awareness video clips to mark the 40th Anniversary of the DD Bill of Rights Act of 1971 called “Voices Beyond the Mirror.” The video series provides a thoughtful look into the everyday realities of living with different types of disabilities. Over the next 10...

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Listening Tour - Gainesville

Listening Tour Gainesville 37 in attendance, not including Council members and staff This listening tour was held in conjunction with the GCDD's quarterly meeting. We had met all day long at Lanier Charter Career Academy side by side with a leadership development event hosted by our...

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A Public Awareness Video Series, "Voices Beyond the Mirror" - Part 2

GCDD has created a series of public awareness video clips to mark the 40th Anniversary of the DD Bill of Rights Act of 1971 called "Voices Beyond the Mirror." The video series provides a thoughtful look into the everyday realities of living with different types of disabilities. Last week we...

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Feature Story in Fall MAD 2011- Technology: Enabling Bright Futures

Accessible/assistive technology is redefining what is possible for people with disabilities. In the community, at home, in school or the workplace, rapid technological advancements are happening right now allowing people with disabilities to lead more independent lives. Building on the Past....

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