Georgia Options Leads The Way

Georgia Options Leads The Way
Since 1992, a little known nonprofit organization in Athens, GA has been steadily making strides in caring for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). By working on a case by case basis, Georgia Options has dedicated itself to ensure people with disabilities thrive...

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The Future of Georgia’s Medicaid Program

The Future of Georgia’s Medicaid Program
With sweeping changes occurring in Washington, DC under the new administration, one of the biggest proposals to come out of the White House was the American Health Care Act (AHCA) – a replacement for the Affordable Care Act (ACA) that became law on March 23, 2010. Many of those changes would...

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Talking Disability Advocacy at the Georgia State Capitol

Talking Disability Advocacy at the Georgia State Capitol
The Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities (GCDD) held the 2017 Advocacy Days in February and March this year at the Georgia State Capitol – five different days of advocacy dedicated to issues that are integral to the success of the developmental disability community in the State. While a...

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A Review of the 2017 Georgia Legislative Session

A Review of the 2017 Georgia Legislative Session
Another year has come and gone and the Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities (GCDD) spent every day of the 40-day legislative session advocating under the Gold Dome so we can fulfill our mission to promote public policy that enables integrated community life for people with disabilities,...

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