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Commission on People with Disabilities

The Commission advises the County government on the coordination and development of policies for people with disabilities. The County Executive appoints Commission members subject to confirmation by the County Council. The Commission advises the County Executive and the County Council on the needs and concerns of the County's residents who have psychiatric, developmental, physical or sensory disabilities.

The Commission has 25 voting members, and at least five (5) non-voting members, including:

  • Thirteen (13) voting members who are people with a disability;

  • Three (3) voting members who are parents of people with disabilities;

  • Nine (9) voting members who represent organizations and agencies that provide services or represent people with disabilities;

  • One (1) non-voting member from the Department of Recreation, Department of Transportation, and the Human Rights Commission.

  • Two (2) non-voting members from the Department of Health and Human Services.

View the  Enabling Legislation - Chapter 27 - Human Rights and Civil Liberties, Article VI, Commission on People with Disabilities

Commission Meeting Documents, Reports and Other Resources

Meeting Agendas and Schedules

Meeting Summary Minutes

Annual Reports

Publications and Resources

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Developmental Disability Advisory Committee Meeting Documents, Reports and Other Resources

Meeting Agendas and Schedules

Meeting Summary Minutes

Spotlight


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Staff

Support to the Commission is provided by:

Betsy Luecking, Community Outreach Manager

Carly Clem, Administrative Specialist I

240-777-1246 (V), MD Relay 711
DHHSWebsite@montgomerycountymd.gov

 

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