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Grant Funding


The DDPC provides funding (grants) for the development and implementation of demonstration projects in New York State. These projects are developed by the Council in response to identified needs of people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities and must fulfill one or more goals within the DDPC State Plan. All projects are funded in accordance with New York State Public Finance Law and are subject to strict supervision by the New York State Office of State Comptroller. The Council Membership must review and approve every dollar spent on project funding.

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Funding Opportunities

Statewide LGBTQ+ Trainings for the Developmental Disabilities Field

The New York State Developmental Disabilities Planning Council is announcing availability of grant funds to fund one grantee up to $450,000 ($150,000 per year, for 3 years) to develop and deliver a statewide training for staff in the developmental disabilities field on supporting Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, & Questioning (LGBTQ+) people with intellectual & developmental disabilities (IDD).

Learn more about the Statewide LGBTQ+ Trainings for the Developmental Disabilities Field