MODDC hosts Accessible Voting Summit for individuals with developmental disabilities June 29

The Missouri Developmental Disabilities Council invites to the public to the Accessible Voting Summit from 3-6 p.m. Wednesday, June 29 at Boone County Family Resources in Columbia. The summit is part of the “Learning with MODDC” series, providing advocacy trainings and education for self-advocates with developmental disabilities. The Accessible Voting Summit will be in-person with…

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HB1606 in St. Charles County will disproportionately impact people with intellectual and developmental disabilities

House Bill 1606 (Representative McGaugh) has passed in the Senate and has now been assigned to a conference committee. “HB1606 reduces funding for every entity that receives property tax. This includes libraries, schools, police departments, ambulance, and fire, without any replacement for revenue.  Everyone will take a hit – not just those affected by disability,” said…

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