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 the needs of people with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities. Each project 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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The Growing Advocacy Small Grant
The New York State (NYS) Developmental Disabilities Planning Council (DDPC) is seeking grant applications that support new and budding advocacy initiatives in NYS, as well as strengthening the capacity of existing advocacy organizations. Follow this link to learn more: Growing Advocacy Small Grant | Developmental Disabilities Planning Council (ny.gov)
Online Transitions Resource for Families and People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD)
The New York State (NYS) Developmental Disabilities Planning Council (DDPC) is seeking to fund one grantee up to $250,000 in Year 1, and up to $150,000 in Year 2 ($400,000 total for two years) to develop an accessible, online resource that provides people with IDD and their families a roadmap of opportunities and options at different transition points throughout the lifespan. Follow this link to learn more: Online Transitions Resource for Families and People with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD) | Developmental Disabilities Planning Council (ny.gov)