Leadership Training and Development

The Council offers several leadership training opportunities for individuals with disabilities, their family members and state employees working in the disability field. These programs include Partners in Policymaking, Youth Readiness Days and Youth Leadership Academy: School 2 Life, special Leadership Institutes, People Planning Together and the Leadership Academy for Excellence in Disability Services. The Council also supports a number of conferences related to disability throughout the state and provides financial assistance to individuals with disabilities and families to attend disability conferences and trainings.

group of adults with and without disabilities posing for a group photo outside; Partners in Policymaking class of 2015