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    Advocate during the 84th Lege

Our Mission

CTD is a 501(c)3 working to ensure that persons with disabilities may work, live, learn, play and participate fully in the community of their choice. We focus on the areas of governmental advocacy, public awareness activities, and professional disability consulting to fulfill our mission. CTD is the largest and oldest member driven cross-disability organization in the state.

News & Events

Guest Blog: The Texas Capitol Belongs to All of Us

“We need to encourage more Texans to brave the halls of the pink dome, not discourage them with hateful rhetoric and disruptive tactics.”

Read more: Guest Blog: The Texas Capitol Belongs to All of Us

Guest Blog: Traveling with Disabilities, Think of the Possibilities

‚ÄčTravel planner Tina Shands reflects on accessible travel in the broader context of disability advocacy.

Read more: Guest Blog: Traveling with Disabilities, Think of the Possibilities

Guest Blog: A State Budget that Puts Texas First

Lawmakers: resist calls for short-sighted tax cuts and write a budget that prioritizes the people of Texas.

Read more: Guest Blog: A State Budget that Puts Texas First

Advocacy Blog: Outlook for 84th Legislative Session

The Lege has undergone unprecedented changes in leadership, members, and finances. CTD’s Advocacy team weighs in.

Read more: Advocacy Blog: Outlook for 84th Legislative Session

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Featured Resource: Prescription Assistance Programs

Featured Resource: Prescription Assistance Programs

Did you know that you can get financial assistance to pay for your prescriptions? Reimbursement, discounts, and many other programs are available.

More about Rx assistance programs
Input, Influence, and Impact: Texans with Disabilities Driving Advocacy

Input, Influence, and Impact: Texans with Disabilities Driving Advocacy

Take a survey to help CTD collect Texas-specific data on subjects that directly affect the disability community: Employment, Early Childhood Intervention, and Community Attendant Wages.

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Did You Know

Did You Know:

11.9%

The unemployment rate of people with disabilities (compared to 5.9% for people without disabilities, as of Jan. 2015)

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