Mission Statement -
To assist people with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families in achieving the quality of life they desire through advocacy, systems change and capacity building.
The Council is a member of the South Dakota Developmental Disabilities Network along with South Dakota Advocacy Services & the Center for Disabilities at the Sanford School of Medicine of the University of South Dakota.
Help Set Priorities for the SD Council on Developmental Disabilities’ Five-Year State Plan for 2017-2021
Click here to access a PDF file of the survey.
Click here to access the MS Word version of the survey.
"I Want a Job"
DDC Notes - March 2016 Click here for PDF file.
STATE PLAN for 2012-2016 available - Click here for PDF file of complete state plan.
SOUTH DAKOTA ADVOCATES FOR CHANGE - Click here to learn more about this network of self advocates and to read their newsletter.
RESOURCE - "A Roadmap to Services in South Dakota for People with Developmental Disabilities" Follow this link to download the Roadmap or contact the Council to receive a copy via regular mail or electronically.
RESOURCE - "Explore the Possibilities - Home Ownership for People with Limited Incomes in South Dakota" Follow this link to download the Home Ownership Guide or contact the Council to receive a copy via regular mail or electronically.
RESOURCE - "Criminal Justice / Human Services Handbook" Follow this link to download the Criminal Justice/Human Services Handbook or contact the Council to receive a copy via regular mail or electronically.