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Featured:

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    March 1 Primaries

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    2016 Short Film Competition now open

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    Pen 2 Paper 2016 now open

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    2015 Lege Report now available

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    Support CTD in 2016

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: Lawsuits & the ADA

The Americans with Disabilities Act was passed more than 25 years ago. Instead of asking, “why do people sue,” why isn’t the question “why should they have to?”

Read more: Guest Blog: Lawsuits & the ADA

Pen 2 Paper 2016 now open!

​CTD’s annual creative writing contest is now accepting entries.

Read more: Pen 2 Paper 2016 now open!

#GivingTuesday at CTD

#GivingTuesday has passed, but you can still check out our count down of 7 of CTD’s biggest accomplishments of 2015.

Read more: #GivingTuesday at CTD

2015 Festival Wrap up

​We hit the highlights from this year’s Cinema Touching Disability Film Festival.

Read more: 2015 Festival Wrap up

Guest Blog: Supported Decision-Making for Texans with Disabilities

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

Get Involved

Featured Resource: Capitol Accessibility

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

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

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