Free seminar details role of Developmental Disability Council

Clallam Mosaic and Clallam County Parent to Parent are hosting a free virtual seminar on Zoom dubbed “What Does the Developmental Disability Council Do?” set for 3 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 30.

The Washington State Developmental Disabilities Council (DDC) is a federal-state partnership working to plan for and with people with intellectual and developmental disabilities. It advocates for and implements policies and practices that help create life-long opportunities for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities to live as integrated and productive members of their chosen communities.

Council members are appointed by the Governor and serve for a three-year term. Sixty percent of the 27-member council must consist of persons with developmental disabilities, their parents, guardians or family members.

Join Jeremy Norden-Paul to learn more about the council, and initiatives like Informing Families Building Trust.

Find the Zoom link and more at clallammosaic.org.

For more information, contact Catherine McKinney, program and communications director for Clallam Mosaic, at 360-681-8642 or info@ClallamMosaic.org.

Parent to Parent is a program that provides information and one-to- one emotional support to parents, families, and caregivers, of individuals who have special needs. Part of a national organization, the Clallam County chapter is hosted by Clallam Mosaic.

For more information about Clallam County Parent to Parent, visit clallammosaic.org/p2p.

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