Missouri Developmental Disabilities Council Partners in Policymaking Application

Missouri Partners in Policymaking is a leadership training program for adults with disabilities and parents of children with developmental disabilities. The program teaches leadership skills and techniques to develop positive partnerships with elected officials, school personnel and other individuals who make policy decisions about services that you and/or your family use.

Partners in Policymaking accepts applications during the fall of each year, with the new session beginning each January. 

Participants will be expected to:

  • Make a commitment to attend all sessions.
  • Complete all homework assignments, and complete a major project designed to meet competencies.



FEBRUARY: 3rd, 4th & 23rd

MARCH: 1st (DRLD) 3rd, 4th & 23

APRIL: 7th, 8th & 27th

MAY: 5th, 6th & 25th

JUNE: 2nd, 3rd & 29th

JULY: 7th, 8th & 27th

AUGUST: 4th, 5th & 31st

SEPTEMBER: 8th & 9th


THURSDAYS: 6:00 PM - 9:00PM

FRIDAYS: 12:00PM - 5:00PM

SATURDAYS: 8:30AM - 2:30PM

Click the link below to complete the application by November 1, 2022

Application for the Missouri Partners in Policymaking 2023

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