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
At the heart of supported decision-making is a simple premise: all people use help to make important life decisions.Read more: Guest Blog: Supported Decision-Making for Texans with Disabilities
All community residential centers are not created equal. Long-time advocate Marc Gold looks at the differences.Read more: Guest Blog: Language Matters: Texas Boarding House-Group Home-Assisted Living Facilities
Featured Resource: Capitol Accessibility
At the request of the Texas Preservation Board last year, CTD put together a report on some of the accessibility issues our members experience first-hand at the State Capitol.More about CTD's Capitol Accessibility Report
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