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Featured:

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    Cinema Touching Disability 2014

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    Pen 2 Paper 2014 Finalists

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    Disability Issues Forum

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    CTD's Issue Focus for Sept./ Oct.

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    Read our post-Conference Report

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

Let’s get past the imagery and discuss the real issues

CTD’s Dennis Borel weighs in on Greg Abbott’s and Wendy Davis’s recent wheelchair campaign ads.

Read more: Let’s get past the imagery and discuss the real issues

IL Guest Blog: The Manifest Destiny of Independent Living

Long-time advocate Marc Gold looks back at independent living policies, and considers the work we have left to do.

Read more: IL Guest Blog: The Manifest Destiny of Independent Living

IL Blog: The Cost of Institution versus Community

Can Texas provide institutional care for those who want it and shift funds into more cost-effective community care? Yes!

Read more: IL Blog: The Cost of Institution versus Community

IL Blog: My Journey to Independent Living

CTD’s Susie Angel on her education and transition to life on her own.​

Read more: IL Blog: My Journey to Independent Living

Get Involved

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
As a member-driven organization, CTD needs YOU to succeed in our mission.

As a member-driven organization, CTD needs YOU to succeed in our mission.

We want you to be involved in our efforts in ways that work for you. Join our e-newsletter mailing list, donate money, volunteer, or attend our events!

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