The Minnesota Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities
Providing information, education, and training to build knowledge, develop skills, and change attitudes that will lead to increased independence, productivity, self determination, integration and inclusion (IPSII) for people with developmental disabilities and their families.
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MN.GOV/MNDDC Site Map

Home – Includes News Headlines and Top Features

The Council – Overview of the Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities

About the Council – Details on the Council's mission, mandate and members

Annual Reports: 
2013   2012   2011   2010   2009   2008   2007   2006  2005  2004  2003  2002

Business Results for 2004  PDF  Text
Business Results for FFY 2005: Flash  PDF  Text
Business Results for FFY 2006: Flash  PDF  Text
Business Results for FFY 2007: Flash  PDF  Text
Business Results for FFY 2008: Flash  PDF  Text
Business Results for FFY 2009: Flash  PDF  Text
Business Results for FFY 2010: Flash  PDF  Text
Business Results for FFY 2011: Flash  PDF  Text
Business Results for FFY 2012: Flash  PDF  Text
Business Results for FFY 2013: Slides  PDF  Text

Business/Organization Requirements and Record Keeping

Council-Sponsored Grant Activities

Data Practices (Dept. of Administration)

The Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act (DD Act)

Documents Index – Council-specific documents, notices, annual reports, etc.

Government Records

Linking Policy

Meeting Schedule – Dates of upcoming meetings

Members – Bios, photos and contact information

Application Process – How to become a council member

Open Appointments (Secretary of State's Office) – Vacancies and Application Form

Minnesota Quality Award

Mission

Privacy Policy

Position Statements

RFPs and Grants

2012-2016 FFY Five Year Plan PDF

State Plan 2006-2011 Executive Summary

Contact Form – Contact Information for the Council

Customer Satisfaction Survey – Provide Feedback on Customer Satisfaction with Council Supported or Conducted Activities

Stakeholder Satisfaction Survey– Provide Feedback on Stakeholder Satisfaction with Council Supported or Conducted Activities

Visitor Survey – Provide Feedback on this Web Site

Customer Research

Minnesota Special Education Experience Study 2014
View as Slides     View as PDF

K-12 Education Study for Students with Developmental Disabilities (April 2013)
View as Slides     View as PDF     View as Text    
Class 30 Partners Photo slide show

1962/2012 Minnesota Survey of Attitudes Regarding Developmental Disabilities (March 2012) Flash (PowerPoint)   PDF   Text Only

Meta Analysis of the Customer Research Studies Conducted over the Past Ten Years (October 2010) (Flash Version) (PDF) (Text)

Survey of Individuals for Five-Year State Plan (December 2010) (Flash Version) (PDF) (Text)

Survey of Providers for Five-Year State Plan (December 2010) (Flash Version) (PDF) (Text)

MN Business ADA Study (April 2010) (Flash Version) (PDF) (Text)

Information Technology Customer Research Study (April 2009) (Flash Version) (PDF) (Text)

Innovative Employers in Minnesota Presentation (October 2008) (Flash Version) (PDF) (Text)

Information Technology Insights Focus Groups (July 2008)

1962/2007 Minnesota Survey of Attitudes Regarding Developmental Disabilities (February 2007) Flash (PowerPoint)   PDF   Text Only

5 Year Plan Input (January 2006)
   Individual Survey (Text)
   Provider Survey (Text)
   Qualitative Statements (Text)

Employer Focus Research Survey (May 2005) (Text)

Minnesota Health Care Opinion Poll (January 2004) (Text)

Electronic Government Services Survey (September 2003) (Text)

Consumer Directed Community Supports Survey (April 2002)

Quality of Life Survey (January 2001) (Text)

Features – Features Index

ADA Legacy Project

Comedy Network

The Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act (DD Act)

Allan Bergman Interview

Developmental Disabilities and Equal Justice Under the Law, Including Employment and Diversity: Portions of a Presentation by U.S. Judge Donovan W. Frank (Video)

Digital Document Imaging

Document Imaging Training Modules
Training & Habilitation Programs Active in Document Imaging
Digital Imaging Brochure (HTML)
(PDF version)
DHS Digital Imaging Project
Digital Imaging to Employ People with Developmental Disabilities
Olmsted County Digital Imaging Project
Records Management Handbook

Dr. Burton Blatt: 1984 Lecture Video

Bob Laux and Hank Bersani on Burton Blatt
Burton Blatt Bio

Ed Roberts, Activist

Interview with Lee Roberts at CA Hall of Fame
Lee Roberts: A Day in the Life of Ed Roberts

Ed Roberts Q & A Article
Ed Roberts Video: Effective Strategies for Social Change

Emergency Planning

Ethical Issues, End of Life Conversations and Developmental Disabilities: Honoring Choices

The Evolution of Disability Rights Litigation (and some stories): David Ferleger

The Evolution of the Quality of Care in Developmental Disabilities: Jim Conroy

A History of Human Services – Video, Presented by Wolf Wolfensberger, Ph.D.

Gallery of Images Used in the
History of Human Services Presentation

Honoring Choices

The Evolution of Disability Rights Litigation – David Ferleger

Institutions to Independence (Documentary Video)

Jim Conroy: The Evolution of the Quality of Care in Developmental Disabilities

The Jobs Challenge for People With Disabilities (Video)

The Learning Center – 10,000 pages of publications from 1976 - 1997

Marc Gold: "Try Another Way"

Meet the Future Face of Employment: Individuals with Autism Spectrum Disorder in Technology Fields

The METO Lawsuit and Settlement Agreement

Parallels In Time – A six-hour history of disability through time

Parallels In Time II – A continuation of the history of disabilities that covers the time period from 1950 to the present

Prologue
Community Living - A Place to Call Home
Definitions and Perspectives

Education - A Place to Learn
Employment - Real Work
Epilogue

Document Index
Video Index
Poster Archive

Positive Behavioral Supports

Derrick Dufresne: The History and Evolution of Behavioral Approaches and Positive Behavioral Interventions

Mike Mayer Interview

Professor John McKnight: Capacity Building Beyond Community Services

Professor John McKnight: Community Building

Reducing the Risk

SABE Conference 2012 (Photo Gallery)

Willowbrook;

Dr. Bill Bronston and Friends on Willowbrook (2005)

Willowbrook Photo Essay

Willowbrook Timeline

With an Eye to the Past – The History of Deinstitutionalization in Minnesota

Document Index
Video Clips
The Honorable Elmer L. Andersen February 7, 2001 Remarks
The Honorable Roger Moe February 7, 2001 Remarks

Dr. Wolf Wolfensberger: An Interpreted Pictorial Presentation on the History of Human Services

News – Index/Links to News Items

Health Care – Index of health care related news items

David Durenberger Presentation (text-only version)
Citizen's Forum on Health Care Costs Report

Inclusion Daily Express Articles – Topic Index

News Archive

Partners in Policymaking® – www.partnersinpolicymaking.com

"Making Your Case" – e-Learning Course
"Partners in Employment" – e-Learning Course
"Partners in Education" – e-Learning Course
"Partners in Time" – e-Learning Course
"Partners in Living" – e-Learning Course
Coordinator Resources

Publications – order form, download links

Stories of Leadership
It's My Choice
A New Way of Thinking
Friends
It's Never Too Early, It's Never Too Late
Minnesotans Speak Out!
Making Futures Happen
Shifting Patterns
Making Your Case
Fanning the Creative Spirit (not available for download)

Resources – Resources Index

FS 360 Proposal
Links

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Phone: 651.296.4018   Toll-free number: 877.348.0505   MN Relay Service: 800.627.3529 OR 711   Fax:651.297.7200 
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The GCDD is funded under the provisions of P.L. 106-402. The federal law also provides funding to the Minnesota Disability Law Center, the state Protection and Advocacy System, and to the Institute on Community Integration, the state University Center for Excellence. The Minnesota network of programs works to increase the IPSII of people with developmental disabilities and families into community life.