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Alabama

State Council on DD

Alabama State Council for DD
RSA Union Building
100 North Union Street, Suite 498
PO Box 301410
Montgomery, AL 36130-1410

Phone: (334) 242-3973
Fax: (334) 242-0797
Web: www.acdd.org

Executive Director: Elmyra Jones, myra.jones@mh.alabama.gov

Chair: Dr. David Martin

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Alabama Disabilities Advocacy Program
The University of Alabama
3330 Arctic Blvd, Suite 103
PO Box 870395
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0395

Phone: (205) 348-4928 | Toll Free: (800) 826-1675
TDD: (205) 348-9484
Fax: (205) 348-3909
E-Mail: adap@adap.ua.edu
Web: www.adap.net

Executive Director: Dr. Ellen Gillespie, egillespie@adap.ua.edu

University Center on DD

Civitan International Research Center/Sparks Center
University of Alabama at Birmingham
933 19th St South, CH19 Room 307 (Location)
1530 3rd Ave South, CH19 Room 307 (Mailing)
Birmingham, AL 35294-0021

Phone: (205) 934-5471 | Toll Free: (800) 822-2472
Fax: (205) 975-2380
E-Mail: fbiasini@uab.edu
Web: www.circ.uab.edu

Executive Director(s):
Fred Biasini, Ph.D., fbiasini@uab.edu

Alan Percy, MD, apercy@uab.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Alabama Disabilities Advocacy Program
Box 870395
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

HAVA SOS
Alabama State Capitol
600 Dexter Avenue, Suite S-105
Montgomery, Alabama 36130

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Alaska

State Council on DD

Governor’s Council on Disabilities and Special Education
PO Box 240249
Anchorage, AK 99524-0249

Phone: (907) 269-8990
Fax: (907) 269-8995
Web: http://dhss.alaska.gov/gcdse/Pages/default.aspx

Executive Director: Rich Sanders, Richard.sanders@alaska.gov

Chair: Donna Swihart, swihart@mtaonline.net

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Law Center of Alaska
3330 Arctic Boulevard, Suite 103
Anchorage, AK 99503

Phone: (907) 565-1002
Fax: (907) 565-1000
Web: www.dlcak.org

Executive Director: Dave Fleurant, dfleurant@dlcak.org

University Center on DD

Center for Human Development
University of Alaska Anchorage
2702 Gambell Street, Suite 103
Anchorage, AK 99503

Phone: (907) 272-8270
Fax: (907) 274-4802
Web: www.uaa.alaska.edu/centerforhumandevelopment/

Executive Director: Karen M. Ward, Ed.D., afkmw@uaa.alaska.edu

Projects of National Significance

PNS 360
Stone Soup Group
307 E. Northern Lights Blvd, Suite 100
Anchorage, AK 99503

Contact: Shaunta Brown, Project Coordinator
Phone: (907) 561-3720
E-mail: shauntab@stonesoupgroup.org

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Law Center of Alaska
3330 Arctic Blvd, Suite 103
Anchorage, Alaska 99503

HAVA SOS
Alaska Division of Elections
240 Main St, Suite 400
PO Box 11017
Juneau, AK 99811-0017

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Arizona

State Council on DD

Arizona Developmental Disabilities Planning Council
1740 W Adams, Suite 201
Site Code 074Z
Phoenix, AZ 85007

Phone: (602) 542-8970 | Toll-Free: (877) 665-3176
Fax: (602) 542-8978
Web: www.azdes.gov/ADDPC/Home/

Executive Director: Larry Clausen, LClausen@azdes.gov

Chair: Will Humble, humblew@azdhs.gov

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Arizona Center for Disability Law
5025 E Washington St, Suite 202
Phoenix, Arizona 85034

Phone: (520) 327-9547 | Toll Free: (800) 927-2260
Fax: (520) 884-0992
E-Mail: center@azdisabilitylaw.org
Web: www.azdisabilitylaw.org

Executive Director: Peri Jude Radecic, pradecic@azdisabilitylaw.org

University Centers on DD

Northern Arizona University Institute for Human Development
PO Box 5630
Flagstaff, AZ 86011-5630

Phone: (928) 523-4791
Fax: (928) 523-9127
TTY: (928) 523-1695
Web: http://nau.edu/sbs/ihd/

Executive Director: Richard Carroll, PhD, richard.carroll@nau.edu

Sonoran UCEDD
University of Arizona, Department of Family and Community Medicine
1521 E Helen St
PO Box 245052
Tucson, AZ 85724

Phone: (520) 626-0442
Fax: (520) 626-0081
E-Mail: ucedd@email.arizona.edu
Web: http://sonoranucedd.fcm.arizona.edu/

Executive Director: Leslie Cohen, ljcohen@email.arizona.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Arizona Center for Disability Law
5025 E Washington St, Suite 202
Phoenix, AZ 85034

HAVA SOS
State of Arizona
1700 W. Washington Street
7th Floor
Phoenix, Arizona 85007

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Arkansas

State Council on DD

Governor’s Developmental Disabilities Council
Freeway Medical Tower
5800 West 10th, Suite 805
Little Rock, AR 72204

Phone/TDD: (501) 661-2589
Fax: (501) 661-2399
Web: www.ddcouncil.org

Executive Director: Brenda Mercer, Brenda.Mercer@arkansas.gov

Chair: Jeb Joyce, jjoyce@qgtb.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Rights Center
1100 North University, Suite 201
Little Rock, AR 72207

Phone: (501) 296-1775 | Toll Free TDD: (800) 482-1174 (nationwide)
Fax: (501) 296-1779
E-Mail: panda@arkdisabilityrights.org
Web: www.arkdisabilityrights.org

Executive Director: Nan Ellen D. East, NanEllenEast@arkdisabilityrights.org

University Centers on DD

Partners for Inclusive Communities
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences 
2001 Pershing Circle, Suite 300
North Little Rock, AR 72114

Phone: (501) 682-9900 | Toll Free: (800) 342-2923
Fax: (501) 682-9901
TTY: (501) 682-9902
Web: www.uams.edu/partners

Executive Director: David Deere, deereglend@uams.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Rights Center, Inc.
1100 N. University, Suite 201
Little Rock, Arkansas 72207

HAVA SOS
State Capitol Room 256
Little Rock, Arkansas 72201

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California

State Council on DD

California State Council on Developmental Disabilities
1507 21st St, Suite 210
Sacramento, CA 95811

Phone: (916) 322-8481 | Toll-Free: (866) 802-0514
Fax: (916) 443-4957
TDD: (916) 324-8420
E-Mail: council@scdd.ca.gov
Web: www.scdd.ca.gov

Interim Executive Director: Roberta Newton, Roberta.Newton@dss.ca.gov

Chair: Leroy Shipp, Pickenpower1@sbcglobal.net

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Rights California
100 Howe Avenue, Suite 185N
Sacramento, CA 95825

Phone: (916) 504-5800
Fax: (916) 488-9962
E-Mail: info@disabilityrightsca.org
Web: www.disabilityrightsca.org

Executive Director: Catherine Blakemore, catherine.blakemore@disabilityrightsca.org

University Center on DD

USC UCEDD at the Childrens Hospital Los Angeles
University of Southern California
4650 Sunset Blvd, MS #53
Los Angeles, CA 90027-6062

Phone: (323) 361-2300
Fax: (323) 361-8305
E-Mail: uscucedd@chla.usc.edu
Web: www.uscucedd.org

Executive Director: Robert A. Jacobs, MD, MPH, rjacobs@chla.usc.edu

Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities at the UC Davis M.I.N.D. Institute
UC Davis Health System
2825 50th Street
Sacramento, CA 95817

Phone: (916) 703-0235
Fax: (916) 703-0243
E-Mail: ddcenter@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu
Web: www.ucdmc.ucdavis.edu/ddcenter/

Executive Director: Robin Hansen, MD, robin.hansen@ucdmc.ucdavis.edu

Tarjan Center
University of California, Los Angeles Semel Institute
300 UCLA Medical Plaza, Suite 67-467
Los Angeles, CA 90095-6967

Phone: (310) 825-0170
Fax: (310) 794-1143
E-Mail: mforgacs@mednet.ucla.edu
Web: www.semel.ucla.edu/tarjan

Executive Director: Olivia Raynor, Ph.D., oraynor@mednet.ucla.edu

Projects of National Significance

Project Pendleton for Military Families
San Diego State University Research Foundation, Interwork Institute
3590 Camino Del Rio North
San Diego, CA 92108

Contact: Charles Edmund Degeneffe, Ph.D, CRC, Co-Director
Phone: (619) 594-6921
E-Mail: cdegenef@mail.sdsu.edu

Contact: Sherry Torok, Co-Director
Phone (619) 594-7394
Fax: (858) 268-4275
E-Mail: storok@projects.sdsu.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Rights California
100 Howe Avenue, Suite 158-N
Sacramento, CA 95825

HAVA SOS
Secretary of State Office
1500-11th Street, 6th Floor
Sacramento, California 95814

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Colorado

State Council on DD

Colorado Developmental Disabilities Council
1120 Lincoln Street, Suite 706
Denver, CO 80203-2117

Phone: (720) 941-0176
Fax: (720) 941-8490
E-Mail: cddpc@state.co.us
Web: www.coddc.org

Executive Director: Marcia Tewell, Marcia.tewell@state.co.us

Chair: Christine Herron, herronest@comcast.net

Protection and Advocacy Agency

The Legal Center
455 Sherman Street, Suite 130
Denver, CO 80203

Phone: (303) 722-0300
TTY: (303) 722-0300
Toll Free (voice & TTY): (800) 288-1376
Fax: (303) 722-0720
E-Mail: tlcmail@thelegalcenter.org
Web: www.thelegalcenter.org

Executive Director: Mary Anne Harvey, maharvey@thelegalcenter.org

University Center on DD

JFK Partners
University of Colorado, Denver School of Medicine
13121 E. 17th Ave, C234
Aurora, CO 80045

Phone: (303) 724-5266
Fax: (303) 724-7664
Web: www.jfkpartners.org

Executive Director: Cordelia Rosenberg, Ph.D., RN, cordelia.rosenberg@ucdenver.edu

Projects of National Significance

The State of the States in Developmental Disabilities
The Coleman Institute-Department of Psychiatry
University of Colorado, Fitzsimons Building 500
Aurora, CO 80045-0508

Contact: David L. Braddock, Ph.D.
Phone: (303) 492-0639
E-Mail: braddock@cu.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Colorado Protection & Advocacy System
The Legal Center
455 Sherman Street, Suite 130
Denver, Colorado 80203

HAVA SOS
State of Colorado
Secretary of State, Elections Division
1700 Broadway, Suite 250
Denver, CO 80290

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Connecticut

State Council on DD

Connecticut Council on Developmental Disabilities
460 Capitol Avenue
Hartford, CT 06106-1308

Phone: (860) 418-6160
TDD: (860) 418-6172
Fax: (860) 418-6003
Web: www.ct.gov/ctcdd/

Executive Director: Molly Cole, molly.cole@ct.gov

Chair: Cathy Adamczyk, cathya@ntplx.net

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Office of Protection and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities
60-B Weston Street
Hartford, CT 06120-1551

Phone: (860) 297-4300 | Toll Free: (800) 842-7303
TDD: (860) 566-2102
Fax: (860) 566-8714
E-Mail: OPA-Information@po.state.ct.us
Web: www.ct.gov/ctcdd/

Executive Director: James McGaughey (Jim), james.mcgaughey@po.state.ct.us

University Center on DD

Connecticut UCEDD, University of Connecticut
A. J. Pappanikou Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
263 Farmington Ave., MC 6222
Farmington, CT 06030-6222

Phone: (860) 679-1500 | Toll-Free: (866) 623-1315
Fax: (860) 679-1571
TTY: (860) 679-1502
Web: www.uconnucedd.org
E-Mail: bruder@nso1.uchc.edu

Executive Director: Mary Beth Bruder, Ph.D., bruder@nso1.uchc.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Office of Protection and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities
60B Weston Street
Hartford, CT 06120-1551

HAVA SOS
Office of the Secretary of State
State of Connecticut
PO Box 150470
Hartford, CT 06115-0470

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Delaware

State Council on DD

Delaware Developmental Disabilities Council
Margaret M. O’Neill Building, 2nd Floor
410 Federal Street, Suite 2
Dover, DE 19901

Phone: (302) 739-3333
Toll Free TDD: (800) 464-HELP (In-state)
Fax: (302) 739-2015
Web: http://ddc.delaware.gov

Executive Director: Pat Maichle, Pat.maichle@state.de.us

Chair: Diann Jones, diannjones@gmail.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Community Legal Aid Society, Inc.
Community Services Building, Suite 801
100 W. 10th Street
Wilmington, DE 19801

Phone: (302) 575-0660
TDD: (302) 575-0660
Fax: (302) 575-0840
E-Mail: bhartman@declasi.org
Web: www.declasi.org

Executive Director: Christopher White, cwhite@declasi.org

University Center on DD

Center for Disabilities Studies
College of Education and Human Development
University of Delaware
461 Wyoming Road
Newark, DE 19716

Phone: (302) 831-6974
TTY: (302) 831-4689
Fax: (302) 831-4690
Web: www.udel.edu/cds
E-Mail: mineo@.udel.edu

Executive Director: Beth Mineo, PhD, mineo@.udel.edu

Projects of National Significance

Emergency Preparedness Special Initiatives
University of Delaware
Center for Disabilities Studies
461 Wyoming Road
Newark, DE 19716

Contact: Ilka Riddle, Ph.D.
Phone: (302) 831-7464
E-mail Address: ikriddle@udel.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Community Legal Aid Society, Inc.
100 West 10th Street, Suite 801
Wilmington, Delaware 19801

HAVA SOS
State of Delaware
Commissioner of Elections
905 South Governor’s Avenue, Suite 170
Dover, DE 19904

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District Of Columbia

State Council on DD

D.C. Developmental Disabilities Council
441 4th St., NW, Suite 729 North
Washington, D.C. 20001

Phone: (202) 727-6744
TTY: (202) 727-3363
Fax: (202) 727-9484
E-Mail: ddc@dc.gov
Web: http://odr.dc.gov/

Executive Director: Mat McCollough, MPA, Mathew.McCollough@dc.gov

Chair: Tina Campanella, tcampanella@dcqualitytrust.org

Protection and Advocacy Agency

University Legal Services
220 I Street, N.E., Suite 130
Washington, D.C. 20002

Phone: (202) 547-0198
FAX (202) 547-2083
Web: www.uls-dc.org

Executive Director: Jane Brown, Esq., jbrown@uls-dc.org

University Center on DD

Georgetown UCEDD
Georgetown University
Center for Child and Human Development
3300 Whitehaven Street, NW, Suite 3300
Mailing address Box 571485
Washington, D.C. 20057-1485

Phone: (202) 687-8807
TTY: (202) 687-5503
Fax: (202) 687-8899
Web: www.gucchdgeorgetown.net/ucedd/
Web 2: http://gucchd.georgetown.edu

Executive Director: Phyllis R. Magrab, Ph.D., magrabp@georgetown.edu

Projects of National Significance

National Autism Resource and Information Center
The Arc of the U.S.
1660 L St., N.W., Suite 301
Washington, DC 20036

Contact: Ann Caldwell, Ph.D.
Phone: (202) 534-3711
E-Mail: Caldwell@thearc.org

HAVA

HAVA P&A
University Legal Services, Inc.
220 I Street, NE, Suite 130
Washington, DC 20002

HAVA SOS
HAVA Grant Coordinator
District of Columbia Board of Elections and Ethics
441 Fourth Street NW, Suite 250 North
Washington, DC 20001

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Florida

State Council on DD

Florida DD Council
124 Marriott Drive, Suite 203
Tallahassee, FL 32301-2981

Phone: (850) 488-4180 | Toll Free: (800) 580-7801
Fax: (850) 922-6702
Web: www.fddc.org

Executive Director: Debra Dowds, debrad@fddc.org

Chair: Reneé Valletutti, rv@cfl.rr.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Rights Florida
2728 Centerview Drive
Forrest Building, Suite 102
Tallahassee, FL 32301

Phone: (850) 488-9071 | Toll Free: (800) 342-0823
Toll Free TDD: (800) 346-4127
Fax: (850) 488-8640
E-Mail: info@advocacycenter.org
Web: www.disabilityrightsflorida.org

Executive Director: Bob Whitney
E-Mail: bobw@disabilityrightsflorida.org

University Center on DD

Mailman Center for Child Development
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics (D-820)
PO Box 016820
Miami, FL 33101

Phone: (305) 243-6801
Fax: (305) 243-5978
Web: http://pediatrics.med.miami.edu/mailman-center
E-Mail: darmstrong@med.miami.edu

Executive Director: Daniel Armstrong, Ph.D, darmstrong@med.miami.edu

Florida Center for Inclusive Communities
University of South Florida
Louis de la Parte Florida Mental Health Institute
Division of Applied Research and Educational Support
Department of Child and Family Studies
13301 Bruce B Downs Blvd, MHC 2113A
Tampa, FL 33612-3807

Phone: (813) 974-3126 | Toll-Free: (866) 818-4797
Fax: (813) 974-6115
E-Mail: flcic@fmhi.usf.edu
Web: http://flfcic.fmhi.usf.edu

Executive Director: Lise Fox, Ph.D., fox@fmhi.usf.edu

Projects of National Significance

PNS 360
University of Miami
SE Florida Project 360 for Military Families
1507 Levant Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33124

Contact: Jean Sherman, Ed.D, Project Director
Phone: (305) 243-6232
E-Mail: jsherman@med.miami.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
The Advocacy Center for
Persons with Disabilities, Inc.
2728 Centerview Drive, Suite 102
Tallahassee, FL 32301-6298

HAVA SOS
Florida Department of State
Division of Elections
R.A. Gray Building, Room 316
500 South Bronough Street
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0250

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Georgia

State Council on DD

Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities
2 Peachtree Street, NW, #26-200
Atlanta, GA 30303

Phone: (404) 657-2126 | Toll Free: (888) 275-4233
TDD: (404) 657-2133
Fax: (404) 657-2132
Web: www.gcdd.org

Executive Director: Eric E. Jacobson, Eric.Jacobson@gcdd.ga.gov

Chair: Tom Seegmueller, tmseegmueller@gmail.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Georgia Advocacy Office, Inc
One Decatur Town Center
150 E Ponce de Leon Ave, Suite 430
Decatur, GA 30030

Phone: (404) 885-1234
TDD: (404) 885-1234
Toll Free/TDD: (800) 537-2329
Fax: (404) 378-0031
E-Mail: info@thegao.org
Web: http://thegao.org

Executive Director: Ruby Moore, RMoore@thegao.org

University Center on DD

Institute on Human Development and Disability
A University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research, and Service
College of Family and Consumer Sciences
The University of Georgia
River’s Crossing Building, 850 College Station
Athens, GA 30602-4806

Phone: (706) 542-3457
Fax: (706) 542-4815
E-Mail: contact@ihdd.uga.edu
Web: www.ihdd.uga.edu

Executive Director: Zolinda Stoneman, PhD, zo@ihdd.uga.edu

Center for Leadership in Disability
Georgia State University
Institute of Public Health
PO Box 3995
Atlanta, GA 30302-3995

Phone: (404) 413-1281
Fax: (404) 413-1299
Web: www.cld-gsu.org

Executive Director: Dan Crimmins, PhD, dcrimmins@gsu.edu

Projects of National Significance

PNS 360
Parent to Parent of Georgia, Inc.
3805 Presidential Pkwy, Suite 207
Atlanta, GA 30349-3720

Contact: Debra S. Tucker
Phone: (770) 451-5484
E-Mail: debi@parenttoparentofga.org

PNSCommunity Access
Georgia Council on Developmental Disabilities
2 Peachtree St, SW, Suite 26-246
Atlanta, GA 30303

Contact: Patricia Nobbie, Ph.D.
Phone: (404) 657-7409
E-Mail: pnobbie@dhr.state.ga.us

HAVA

HAVA P&A
The Georgia Advocacy Office
150 E. Ponce de Leon Ave, Suite 430
Decatur, Georgia 30030

HAVA SOS
Georgia Office of the Secretary of State
2 Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr, SE, Suite 1104 West Tower
Atlanta, Georgia 30334

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Hawaii

State Council on DD

Hawaii State Council on Developmental Disabilities
919 Ala Moana Blvd, Suite 113
Honolulu, HI 96814

Phone: (808) 586-8100
Fax: (808) 586-7543
Web: www.hiddc.org

Executive Director: Waynette Cabral, waynette.cabral@doh.hawaii.gov

Chair: Rosie Rowe, rrowe@LDAHawaii.org

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Hawaii Disability Rights Center
1132 Bishop Street, Suite 2102
Honolulu, HI 96813

Phone: (808) 949-2922
TDD: (808) 949-2922
Fax: (808) 949-2928
E-Mail: info@hawaiidisabilityrights.org
Web: www.HawaiiDisabilityRights.org

Executive Director: Lou Erteschik, Louis@hawaiidisabilityrights.org

University Center on DD

Center on Disability Studies
University of Hawaii at Manoa
College of Education
1776 University Avenue, UA 4-6
Honolulu, HI 96822

Phone: (808) 956-9199
Fax: (808) 956-7878
E-Mail: cds@hawaii.edu
Web: www.cds.hawaii.edu

Executive Director: Kelly Roberts, Ph.D., robertsk@hawaii.edu

Pacific Basin Program
University of Hawaii
Center on Disability Studies
1776 University Ave., UA4-6
Honolulu, HI 96822

Phone: (808) 956-2303
Fax: (808) 956-7878
E-Mail: robertsk@hawaii.edu
Web: www.cds.hawaii.edu

Executive Director: Seth Galeai, PhD, s.galeai@ascc.as

Projects of National Significance

Emergency Preparedness Special Initiatives
University of Hawaii-Manoa Center for Disability Studies 
2350 Dole St, Sakamaki D-200
Honolulu, HI 96822-2385

Contact: Briana D. Skaggs
Phone: (808) 956-9797
E-Mail: bskaggs@hawaii.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Hawaii Disability Rights Center
900 Fort Street Mall, Suite 1040
Honolulu, HI 96813

HAVA SOS
State of Hawaii, Office of Elections
802 Lehua Ave
Pearl City, HI 96782

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Idaho

State Council on DD

Idaho State Council on Developmental Disabilities
Joe R. Williams Building
700 W. State St, First Floor West
Boise, ID 83702-5868

Phone: (208) 334-2178 | Toll Free:(800) 544-2433
TTY: (208) 334-2179
Fax: (208) 334-3417
Web: www.icdd.idaho.gov

Executive Director: Marilyn Sword, marilyn.sword@icdd.idaho.gov

Chair: Alonzo Statham, alonzostatham@msn.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Rights Idaho
4477 Emerald Street, Suite B-100 
Boise, ID 83706-2066

Phone: (208) 336-5353 | Toll Free (866) 262-3462
TDD: (208) 336-5353
Fax: (208) 336-5396
E-Mail: coadinc@cableone.net
Web: www.disabilityrightsidaho.org

Executive Director: Jim Baugh, jbaugh@cableone.net

University Center on DD

Center on Disabilities and Human Development
University of Idaho, College of Education
121 W Sweet Ave
Moscow, ID 83843

Phone: (208) 885-6000 | Toll Free: (800) 393-7290
TTY: (800) 432-8324
Fax: (208) 885-6145
E-Mail: idahocdhd@uidaho.edu
Web: www.idahocdhd.org

Executive Director: Julie Fodor, Ph.D.
E-Mail: jfodor@uidaho.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Rights Idaho, Inc.
4477 Emerald St, Suite B-100
Boise, ID 83706

HAVA SOS
State of Idaho
Office of the Secretary of State
PO Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0080

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Illinois

State Council on DD

Illinois Council on Developmental Disabilities
100 W Randolph, Suite 10-600
Chicago, IL 60601

Phone: (312) 814-2080
Fax: (312) 814-7141
Web: www.state.il.us/agency/icdd/

Executive Director: Sheila Romano, Ed.D., Sheila.Romano@illinois.gov

Chair: William Bogdan (Acting), wbogdan@ilsos.net

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Equip for Equality (Northeastern Illinois)
20 North Michigan Ave, Suite 300
Chicago, IL 60602

Phone: (312) 341-0022 | Toll Free: (800) 537-2632 
Fax: (312) 341-0295
Toll Free TTY: (800) 610-2779
E-Mail: contactus@equipforequality.org
Web: www.equipforequality.org

Equip for Equality (Central Illinois)
235 South Fifth Street
Springfield, IL 62701

Phone: (217) 544-0464 | Toll Free: (800) 758-0464
Fax: (217) 523-0720
TTY: (800) 610-2779

Equip for Equality (Southern Illinois)
300 East Main St, Suite 18
Carbondale, IL 62901

Phone: (618) 457-7930 | Toll Free: (800) 758-0559
Fax: (618) 457-7985
TTY: (800) 610-2779

Executive Director: Zena Naiditch, zena@equipforequality.org

University Center on DD

University of Illinois UCE
Institute on Disability and Human Development (M/C 626)
Department of Disability and Human Development
The University of Illinois at Chicago
1640 W Roosevelt Rd
Chicago, IL 60608-6904

Phone: (312) 413-8833
TTY: (312) 413-0453
Fax: (312) 413-4098
E-Mail: mrizzo3@uic.edu
Web: www.idhd.org

Executive Director: Tamar Heller, PhD,, theller@uic.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Equip for Equality, Illinois
235 S 5th St
Springfield, Illinois 62701

HAVA SOS
Illinois State Board of Elections
1020 S Spring St
PO Box 4187
Springfield, Illinois 62708

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Indiana

State Council on DD

Governor’s Council for People with Disabilities
150 West Market Street, Suite 628
Indianapolis, IN 46204

Phone: (317) 232-7770
Fax: (317) 233-3712
E-Mail: gpcpd@gpcpd.org
Web: www.in.gov/gpcpd/

Executive Director: Suellen Jackson-Boner, sjackson@gpcpd.org

Chair: Duane Etienne, detienne@cicoa.org

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Indiana Protection and Advocacy Services
4701 North Keystone Avenue, Suite 222
Indianapolis, IN 46205

Phone: (317) 722-5555 | Toll Free: (800) 622-4845
Fax: (317)722-5564
E-Mail: info@ipas.in.gov
Web: www.in.gov/ipas

Executive Director: Thomas Gallagher, tgallagher@ipas.in.gov

University Center on DD

Indiana Institute on Disability and Community 
Indiana University
2853 East Tenth Street
Bloomington, IN 47408-2696

Phone: (812) 855-6508
TTY: (812) 855-9396
Fax: (812) 855-9630
E-Mail: iidc@indiana.edu
Web: www.iidc.indiana.edu

Executive Director: David Mank, Ph.D., dmank@indiana.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Indiana Protection & Advocacy Services
4701 N. Keystone Avenue, Suite 222
Indianapolis, IN 46205

HAVA SOS
Office of the Secretary of State
302 W. Washington Street, Room E-111
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204

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Iowa

State Council on DD

Iowa DD Council, Iowans with Disabilities in Action
700 2nd Avenue, Suite 101
Des Moines, IA 50309

Phone: (515) 288-0442 | Toll-Free: (800) 452-1936
Fax: (515) 288-0462
ID Action: (866) 432-2846
Web: www.idaction.com

Executive Director: Becky Harker, bharker@dhs.state.ia.us

Chair: Andrew Kaiser, KaiserAndrewJ@sau.edu

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Rights Iowa
400 East Court Avenue, Suite 300
Des Moines, IA 50309

Phone: (515) 278-2502 | Toll Free: (800) 779-2502
TTY: (515) 278-0571 | Toll Free TTY: (866) 483-3342
Fax: (515) 278-0539
E-Mail: infor@disabilityrightsiowa.org
Web: www.ipna.org

Executive Director: Sylvia Piper, spiper@ipna.org

University Center on DD

Iowa UCEDD
Center for Disabilities and Development
100 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242-1011

Phone: (319) 356-1335
Fax: (319) 356-8284
E-Mail: disABILITY-RESOURCE@uiowa.edu
Web: www.uihealthcare.org/UCEDD/

Executive Director: Robert Bacon, M.A., robert-bacon@uiowa.edu

Projects of National Significance

PNS 360
Iowa Department of Human Services
1305 East Walnut
Des Moines, IA 50319-0114

Contact: Becky Flores, Project Coordinator
Phone: (515) 281-5374
E-Mail: bflores@dhs.state.ia.us

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Rights Iowa
400 East Court Avenue, Suite 300
Des Moines, IA 50309

HAVA SOS
Elections Director
Lucas State Office Building, 1st Floor
Des Moines, IA 50319

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Kansas

State Council on DD

Kansas Council on Developmental Disabilities
Docking State Office Bldg.
915 S.W. Harrison, Room 141
Topeka, KS 66612-1570

Phone: (785) 296-2608
Fax: (785) 296-2861
Web: www.kcdd.org

Executive Director: Steve Gieber, sgieber@kcdd.org

Chair: Kathleen Brennon, kbrennon@tvds.org

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Rights Center of Kansas
635 SW Harrison, Suite 100
Topeka, KS 66603

Phone: (785) 273-9661
Toll free: (877) 776-1541
Fax: (785) 273-9414
E-Mail: info@drckansas.org
Web: www.drckansas.org

Executive Director: Rocky Nichols, rocky@drckansas.org

University Center on DD

Kansas University Center on Developmental Disabilities
University of Kansas
Schiefelbusch Institute for Life Span Studies
1052 Robert Dole Human Development Center
Lawrence, KS 66045

Phone: (785) 864-4295
Fax: (785) 864-5323
Web: lsi.ku.edu

Executive Director: John Colombo, colombo@ku.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
The Disability Rights Center of Kansas
635 SW Harrison, Suite 100
Topeka, KS 66603

HAVA SOS
Office of the Secretary of Kansas
120 SW 10th Avenue
Topeka, KS 66612-1594

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Kentucky

State Council on DD

Kentucky Commonwealth Council on Developmental Disabilities
100 Fair Oaks Lane, 4th Floor
Frankfort, KY 40621-0001

Phone: (502) 564-7841
Fax: (502) 564-5478
Web: http://chfs.ky.gov/ccdd/

Executive Director: Pat Seybold, Pat.Seybold@ky.gov

Chair: Donna Brinkman, dwbrinkman@insightbb.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Kentucky Protection and Advocacy
100 Fair Oaks Lane
Frankfort, KY 40601

Phone: (502) 564-2967
Toll Free TDD: (800) 372-2988
Fax: (502) 564-0848
Web: www.kypa.net

Executive Director: Marsha Hockensmith, Marsha.Hockensmith@ky.gov

University Center on DD

University of Kentucky UCE
Human Development Institute
Office of the Vice President for Research
University of Kentucky
126 Mineral Industries Building
Lexington, KY 40506-0051

Phone: (859) 257-1714
TTY: (859) 257-2903
Fax: (859) 323-1901
Web: www.hdi.uky.edu

Executive Director: Harold L. Kleinert, Ed.D., hklein@uky.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Kentucky Protection and Advocacy
100 Fair Oaks Lane, 3rd Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601

HAVA SOS
State Board of Elections
140 Walnut Street
Frankfort, KY 40601-3240

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Louisiana

State Council on DD

Louisiana Developmental Disabilities Council
626 Main Street, Suite A
Baton Rouge, LA 70801

Phone: (225) 342-6804
Fax: (225) 342-1970
Web: www.laddc.org

Executive. Director: Sandee Winchell, sandee.Winchell@LA.gov

Chair: Sandra "Sam" Beech, sbeech@thearccaddobossier.org

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Advocacy Center
8325 Oak Street
New Orleans, LA 70118

Phone: (504) 522-2337 | Toll Free: (800) 960-7705
TDD: (504) 522-2337 | Toll Free TTY: (800) 935-7348
Fax: (504) 522-5507
E-Mail: advocacycenter@advocacyla.org
Web: www.advocacyla.org

Executive Director: Lois Simpson, lsimpson@advocacyla.org

University Center on DD

Louisiana UCEDDERS
LSUHSC Human Development Center
School of Allied Health Professions
1900 Gravier Street, 10th Floor, Room 1036
New Orleans, LA 70112-2262

Phone: (504) 556-7585
Fax: (504) 556-7574
Web: www.hdc.lsuhsc.edu

Executive Director: Philip Wilson, PhD, pwilso2@lsuhsc.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Louisiana Protection and Advocacy System
Advocacy Center
1010 Common Street, Suite 2600
New Orleans, LA 70112

HAVA SOS
Department of State
PO Box 94125
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9125

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Maine

State Council on DD

Maine DD Council
Mailing: 139 State House Station, Augusta, ME 04333-0139
Physical Address: 225 Western Avenue, Augusta, ME 04330

Phone: (207) 287-4215
Fax: (207) 287-8001
Web: www.maineddc.org

Executive Director: Julia J. Bell, Julia.J.Bell@maine.gov

Chair: Dennis Strout, strout@momentumme.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Rights Center
24 Stone Street, Ste. 204
Augusta, ME 04330

Phone: (207) 626-2774
TDD: (800) 452-1975
Fax: (207) 621-1419
E-Mail: advocate@drcme.org
Web: www.drcme.org

Executive Director: Kim Moody, kim@drcme.org

University Center on DD

University Center for Excellence in DD Education, Research & Service
The University of Maine
Center for Community Inclusion and Disability Studies
5717 Corbett Hall
Orono, ME 04469-5717

Phone: (207) 581-1084 | Toll Free: (800) 203-6957
TTY: (800) 203-6957
Fax: (207) 581-1231
E-Mail: CCIDSMAIL@umit.maine.edu
Web: www.ccids.umaine.edu

Executive Director: Lucille A. Zeph, Ed.D., lu.zeph@umit.maine.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Maine Disability Rights Center
PO Box 2007
24 Stone Street
Augusta, ME 04338

HAVA SOS
Director of Elections
Office of the Secretary of State
101 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0101

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Maryland

State Council on DD

Maryland DD Council
217 E. Redwood Street, Suite 1300
Baltimore, MD 21202

Phone: (410) 767-3670
Fax: (410) 333-3686
Web: www.md-council.org

Executive Director: Brian Cox, Brianc@md-council.org

Chair: Tom Webb, webb@udel.edu

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Maryland Disability Law Center
The Walbert Building, Suite 400
1800 North Charles St.
Baltimore, MD 21201

Phone: (410) 727-6352 | Toll Free: (800) 233-7201
TDD: (410) 727-6387
Fax: (410) 727-6389
Web: www.mdlclaw.org

Executive Director: Virginia Knowlton, virginiak@mdlclaw.org

University Center on DD

Maryland Center for Developmental Disabilities
The Kennedy Krieger Institute
716 North Broadway
Baltimore, MD 21205

Phone: (443) 923-9555 | Toll Free: (888) 554-2080
TTY: (443) 923-2645
Fax: (443) 923-9570
Web: http://mcdd.kennedykrieger.org/

Executive Director: Christopher Smith, SmithChr@kennedykrieger.org

Projects of National Significance

Medicaid Reference Desk
The Arc of the United States
1010 Wayne Avenue, Suite 650
Silver Spring, MD 20910

Contact: Peter Berns
Phone: (301) 565-3842
E-Mail: Berns@thearc.org

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Maryland Disability Law Center
1800 N. Charles Street. Suite 400
Baltimore, MD 21201

HAVA SOS
State Board of Elections
151 West Street, Suite 200
Annapolis, MD 21401

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Massachusetts

State Council on DD

Massachusetts DD Council
100 Hancock Street, Suite 201
Ouincy, MA 02171

Phone: (617) 770-7676 x108
TDD: (617) 770-9499
Fax: (617) 770-1987
Web: www.mass.gov/mddc

Executive Director: Daniel M. Shannon, dan.shannon@state.ma.us

Chair: Julie Fitzpatrick, juliemfitz@comcast.net

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Law Center, Inc.
11 Beacon Street, Suite 925
Boston, MA 02108

Phone: (617) 723-8455 | Toll Free: (800) 872-9992
TDD: (617) 227-9464
Toll Free (TTY only): (800) 381-0577
Fax: (617) 723-9125
E-Mail: mail@dlc-ma.org
Web: www.dlc-ma.org

Executive Director: Christine Griffin, cgriffin@dlc-ma.org

University Center on DD

Institute for Community Inclusion/UCEDD
University of Massachusetts Boston
100 Morrissey Boulevard
Boston, MA 02125

Phone: (617) 287-4300
Fax: (617) 287-4352
TTY: (617) 287-4350
E-Mail: ici@umb.edu
Web: www.communityinclusion.org

Executive Director: William Kiernan, Ph.D., william.kiernan@umb.edu

Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center
University of Massachusetts Medical School
200 Trapelo Road
Waltham, MA 02452-6319

Phone: (718) 642-0001
Fax: (718) 642-0238
TTY: (800) 764-0200
E-Mail: Charles.Hamad@umassmed.edu
Web: www.umassmed.edu/shriver/

Executive Director: Charles Hamad, Ph.D., Charles.Hamad@umassmed.edu

Projects of National Significance

State of the States in Developmental Disabilities:
2007–2011, A Nationwide Study of Financial and Programmatic Trends
Institute for Community Inclusion
University of Massachusetts Boston
100 Morrissey Blvd
Boston, MA 02125

Contact: John Butterworth, Ed.D.
Phone: (617) 287-4357
E-Mail Address: john.butterworth@umb.org

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Law Center
11 Beacon Street, Suite 925
Boston, MA 02108

HAVA SOS
Secretary of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
State House
Elections Division Room 337
Boston, MA 02133

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Michigan

State Council on DD

Michigan DD Council
1033 South Washington Ave., 3rd Floor
Lansing, MI 48910

Phone: (517) 334-7240
Fax: (517) 334-7353
Web: www.michigan.gov/mdch/

Executive Director: Vendella Collins, collinsv1@michigan.gov

Chair: Andre K. Robinson, andrerob37@hotmail.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Michigan Protection and Advocacy Services, Inc.
4095 Legacy Parkway, Suite 500
Lansing, MI 48911

Phone: (517) 487-1755
Toll Free: (800) 288-5923
Fax: (517) 487-0827
Web: www.mpas.org

Executive Director: Elmer Cerano, ecerano@mpas.org

University Center on DD

Wayne State University Developmental Disabilities Institute
4809 Woodward Avenue, 268 Leonard N. Simons Bldg.
Detroit, MI 48202

Phone: (313) 577-2654 | Toll Free: (888) 978-4334
Fax: (313) 577-3770
E-Mail: aa2732@wayne.edu
Web: www.ddi.wayne.edu

Executive Director: Barbara LeRoy, Ph.D., aa2732@wayne.edu

Projects of National Significance

PNS—Community Access
Wayne State University
4809 Woodward Avenue, Suite 268
Detroit, MI 48202

Contact: Elizabeth Janks
Phone: (313) 577-2654
E-Mail: ejanks@wayne.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Michigan Protection and Advocacy Service, Inc.
4095 Legacy Parkway. Suite 500
Lansing, MI 48911-4263

HAVA SOS
Michigan Department of State
Bureau of Elections
430 West Allegan Street
Richard H. August Building, 1st Floor
Lansing, MI 48918

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Minnesota

State Council on DD

Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities
370 Centennial Office Building
658 Cedar Street
St. Paul, MN 55155

Phone: (651) 296-9964
MN Relay Service: (800) 627-3529
Fax: (651) 297-7200
Web: www.mnddc.org | www.partnersinpolicymaking.com

Executive Director: Colleen Wieck, Ph.D, Colleen.Wieck@state.mn.us

Chair: Dan Reed, danreed@partnershipresources.org

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Minnesota Disability Law Center
430 First Avenue, North, Suite 300
Minneapolis, MN 55401-1780

Phone: (612) 332-1441 | Toll Free: (800) 292-4150
Fax: (612) 334-5755
Web: www.mndlc.org

Administrator:
Brenda Jursik
E-Mail: bjursik@mylegalaid.org

University Center on DD

Institute on Community Integration and MN LEND
University of Minnesota
College of Education and Human Development
102 Pattee Hall
150 Pillsbury Drive SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0223

Phone: (612) 624-6300
Fax: (612) 624-9344
E-Mail: ici@umn.edu
Web: http://ici.umn.edu

Executive Director: David R. Johnson,Ph.D, johns006@umn.edu

Projects of National Significance

The National Residential Information System Program
Research and Training Center on Residential Services and Community Living
150 Pillsbury Drive SE
Minneapolis, MN 55455-0223

Contact: Charlie Lakin
Phone: (612) 624-5005
E-Mail: lakin001@umn.edu

PNS-Community Access
PACER Center
8161 Normandale Blvd
Minneapolis, MN 55437

Contact: Paula Goldberg
Phone: (952) 838-9000
E-Mail: pgoldberg@pacer.org

Emergency Preparedness Special Initiatives
IIPSI, Inc
6611 Lynwood Blvd
Richfield, MN 55423

Contact: Julie Kenney, MPA
Phone: (612) 861-3215
E-Mail: uliekenney@ksg02.harvard.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Legal Aid Society of Minneapolis
(Minnesota Disability Law Center)
430 First Avenue North, Suite 300
Minneapolis, MN 55401-1780

HAVA SOS
Office of the Secretary of State
State Office Building Room 174
100 Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd
Saint Paul, MN 55155-1299

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Mississippi

State Council on DD

Mississippi DD Council
239 North Lamar Street
1001 Robert E. Lee Building
Jackson, MS 39201

Phone: (601) 359-6238
Fax: (601) 576-4040
TDD: (601) 359-6230
Web: www.mscdd.org

Executive Director: Charles Hughes, Jr., charles.hughes@dmh.state.ms.us

Chair: Annette Rinehart, drycreekann@aol.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Rights Mississippi
210 East Capitol Street, Suite 600
Jackson, MS 39201

Phone: (601) 968-0600 | Toll Free: (800) 772-4057
TDD: (601) 981-8207
Fax: (601) 968-0665
E-Mail: info@drms.ms
Web: www.drms.ms

Executive Director: Ann Maclaine, amaclaine@drms.ms

University Center on DD

Institute for Disability Studies, Mississippi UCEDD
University of Southern Mississippi
118 College Drive, 5163
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-0001

Phone: (601) 266-5163
TTY: (888) 671-0051
Fax: (601) 266-5114
E-Mail: rwalker@ihl.state.ms.us
Web: www.usm.edu/ids/

Executive Director: Royal Walker, Jr., JD, rwalker@ihl.state.ms.us

Projects of National Significance

PNS 360
The University of Southern Mississippi
118 College Drive #5157
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-001

Contact: Jane Siders, Ed.D
Phone: (601) 266-4119
E-Mail: jane.siders@usm.edu

PNS 360
The University of Southern Mississippi
118 College Drive #5163
Hattiesburg, MS 39406-001

Contact: Jane Siders, Ed.D
Phone: (601) 266-4119
E-Mail: jane.siders@usm.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Rights Mississippi
210 E. Capitol St. Suite 600
Jackson MS 39201

HAVA SOS
Mississippi Secretary of State Office
401 Mississippi Street
PO Box 136
Jackson, MS 39205

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Missouri

State Council on DD

Missouri Developmental Disabilities Council
1706 E. Elm Street
PO Box 687
Jefferson City, MO 65102

Phone: (573) 751-8611 | Toll Free: (800) 500-7878
Fax: (573) 526-2755
Web: www.moddcouncil.org

Executive Director: Vicky Davidson, vdavidson@moddcouncil.org

Chair: Stephanie Briscoe, Briscoe@grm.net

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Missouri Protection and Advocacy Services
925 S. Country Club Drive
Jefferson City, MO 65109

Phone: (573) 893-3333 | Toll Free: (800) 392-8667
Fax: (573) 893-4231
E-Mail: mopasjc@embarqmail.com
Web: www.moadvocacy.org

Executive Director: Shawn De Loyola, shawnloyola@hotmail.com

University Center on DD

UMKC Institute for Human Development (UCE)
2220 Holmes, Third Floor
Kansas City, MO 64108

Phone: (816) 235-1770
TTY: (800) 452-1185
Fax: (816) 235-1762
E-Mail: beckmanncc@umkc.edu
Web: www.ihd.umkc.edu

Executive Director: Carl F. Calkins, Ph.D., calkinsc@umkc.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Missouri Protection and Advocacy Services
925 South Country Club Drive
Jefferson City, MO65109

HAVA SOS
Missouri Secretary of State Office
600 W. Main Street
PO Box 1767
Jefferson City, MO 65102

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Montana

State Council on DD

Montana Council on DD
2714 Billings Ave.
Helena, MT 59601-9767

Phone: (406) 443-4332 | Toll Free: (866) 443-4332
Fax: (406) 443-4192
Web: www.mtcdd.org

Executive. Director: Deborah Swingley, Deborah@mtcdd.org

Chair: Connie Wethern, mri@nemont.net

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Right Montana
1022 Chestnut Street
Helena, MT 59601

Phone: (406) 449-2344 | Toll Free: (800) 245-4743
Fax: (406) 449-2418
E-Mail: advocate@disabilityrightsmt.org
Web: www.disabilityrightsmt.org

Executive Director: Bernadette Franks-Ongoy, bernie@disabilityrightsmt.org

University Center on DD

The University of Montana Rural Institute
Center for Excellence in Disability, Education and Research
52 Corbin Hall
634 Eddy Avenue
Missoula, MT 59812-7056

Phone: (406) 243-5467 | Toll Free: (800) 732-0323
TTY: (406) 243-5467
Fax: (406) 243-4730
E-Mail: rural@ruralinstitute.umt.edu
Web: http://ruralinstitute.umt.edu/

Executive Director: R.Timm Vogelsberg, Ph.D., rtvogels@ruralinstitute.umt.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Montana Disability Rights
1022 Chestnut Street
Helena, MT 59601

HAVA SOS
Office of the Secretary of State
Room 260, State Capitol
PO Box 202801
Helena, MT 59620-5376

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Nebraska

State Council on DD

Nebraska Planning Council On Developmental Disabilities
301 Centennial Mall, South
PO Box 95025
Lincoln, NE 68509-5025

Phone: (402) 471-2330
TDD (402) 471-9570
Fax: (402) 471-0180
Web: www.dhhs.ne.gov/ddplanning

Executive Director: Mary Gordon, mary.gordon@nebraska.gov

Chair: Linda Walker Gardels, lwgardels@aol.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Nebraska Advocacy Services, Inc.
134 South 13th Street, Suite 600
Lincoln, NE 68508

Phone: (402) 474-3183 | Toll Free: (800) 422-6691
TDD: (402) 474-3183
Fax: (402) 474-3274
E-Mail: nas@nas-pa.org
Web: www.disabilityrightsnebraska.org

Chief Executive Officer: Timothy F. Shaw, tim@nas-pa.org

University Center on DD

Nebraska UCEDD
Munroe-Meyer Institute for Genetics and Rehabilitation
University of Nebraska Medical Center
985450 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5450

Phone: (402) 559-6430 | Toll-Free: (800) 656-3937
Fax: (402) 559-5737
E-Mail: mleibowi@unmc.edu
Web: www.unmc.edu/mmi/

Executive Director: J. Michael Leibowitz, PhD., mleibowi@unmc.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Nebraska Advocacy Services
134 South 13th Street, Suite 600
Lincoln, NE 68508

HAVA SOS
Secretary State for Elections
Nebraska State Capitol
1445 K Street, Room 344
Lincoln, NE 68509

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Nevada

State Council on DD

Nevada Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities
896 W. Nye Lane, Suite 202
Carson City, NV 89703

Phone: (775) 684-8619
Fax: (775) 684-8626
Web: www.nevadaddcouncil.org

Executive Director: Sherry Manning, smanning@dhhs.nv.gov

Chair: Lisa Antram, mhbryant@unr.edu

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Nevada Disability Advocacy & Law Center
6039 Eldora Avenue, Suite C, Box 3
Las Vegas, NV 89146

Phone: (702) 257-8150
Fax: (888) 349-3843
E-Mail: lasvegas@ndalc.org
Web: www.ndalc.org

Executive Director: Jack Mayes, jack@ndalc.org

University Center on DD

Nevada UCEDD
University of Nevada, Reno
MS/285
Reno, NV 89557

Phone: (775) 784-4921 | Toll Free: (800) 216-7988
TTY: (775) 327-5234
Fax: (775) 784-4997
Web: http://nced.info

Executive Director: Stephen Rock, Ph.D, rock@unr.edu

Projects of National Significance

PNS 360
Nevada P.E.P., Inc
2101 S. Jones Blvd, Suite 120
Las Vegas, NV 89146

Contact: Christa Peterson, Project Coordinator
Phone: (702) 388-8899
E-Mail: cpeterson@nvpep.org

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Nevada Disability Advocacy & Law Center (NDALC)
6039 Eldora Avenue, Suite C, Box 3
Las Vegas, NV 89146

HAVA SOS
Office of the Secretary of State
101 North Carson Street, Suite 3
Carson City, NV 89701-4786

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New Hampshire

State Council on DD

New Hampshire DD Council
21 South Fruit Street, Suite 22
Concord, NH 03301-2451

Phone: (603) 271-3236
Toll Free TDD: (800) 735-2964
Fax: (603) 271-1156
Web: www.nhddc.org

Executive Director: Carol Stamatakis, carol.m.stamatakis@ddc.nh.gov

Chair: Mariellen Mackay, mjmackay@comcast.net

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disabilities Rights Center
18 Low Avenue
Concord, NH 03302-4971

Phone: (603) 228-0432
TDD: (603) 228-0432 | Toll Free TDD: (800) 834-1721
Fax: (603) 225-2077
E-Mail: advocacy@drcnh.org
Web: www.drcnh.org

Executive Director: Richard Cohen, richardc@drcnh.org

University Center on DD

University of New Hampshire Institute on Disability UCED
10 West Edge Drive, Suite 101
Durham, NH 03824-3595

Phone: (603) 862-4320
Fax: (603) 862-0555
E-Mail: Contact.IOD@unh.edu
Web: www.iod.unh.edu

Executive Director (Acting):
Charles Drum, MPA, JD, PhD, charles.drum@unh.edu

Institute on Disability /UCEDD
56 Old Suncook Road
Concord, NH 03301

Phone: (603) 228-2084 | Toll Free: (800) 238-2048
Main Fax: (603) 228-3270
TTY: (603) 862-4320

Executive Director (Acting):
Charles Drum, MPA, JD, PhD, charles.drum@unh.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disabilities Rights Center, Inc.
18 Low Avenue
Concord, NH 03301-4971

HAVA SOS
New Hampshire Department of State
State House Room 204
107 N. Main Street
Concord, NH 03301

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New Jersey

State Council on DD

New Jersey Council on DD
20 West State Street
PO Box 700
Trenton, NJ 08625-0700

Phone: (609) 292-3745
Fax: (609) 292-7114
Web: www.njcdd.org

Executive Director: Alison Lozano, alison.lozano@njcdd.org

Chair: Elaine Buchsbaum, EFbuchsbaum@aol.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Rights New Jersey
210 South Broad Street, 3rd Floor
Trenton, NJ 08608

Phone: (609) 292-9742 | Toll Free: (800) 922-7233 (NJ Only)
TTY: (609) 633-7106
Fax: (609) 777-0187
E-Mail: advocate@drnj.org
Web: www.drnj.org

Executive. Director:
Joseph B. Young, jyoung@DRNJ.org

University Center on DD

The Elizabeth M. Boggs Center on DD
UMDNJ-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Department of Pediatrics
335 George Street, Suite 3500
PO Box 2688
New Brunswick, NJ 08903-2688

Phone: (732) 235-9300
Fax: (732) 235-9330
Web: http://rwjms.umdnj.edu/boggscenter/

Executive Director: Deborah M. Spitalnik, PhD, deborah.spitalnik@umdnj.edu

Projects of National Significance

Emergency Preparedness Special Initiatives
Cerebral Palsy Association of Middlesex County, Inc.
10 Oak Drive
Edison, NJ 8837

Contact: Venus Majeski
Phone: (732) 549-6187
E-Mail: venus.majeski@cpamc.org

PNS360
Cerebral Palsy Association of Middlesex, Inc.
10 Oak Drive
Edison, NJ 8837

Contact: Robert Ferrara
Phone: (732) 549-6187
E-Mail: robert.ferrara@cpamc.org

PNS 360
Statewide Parent Advocacy
Network of New Jersey
35 Halsey Street
Newark, NJ 7102

Contact: Diane Autin
Phone: (973) 642-8100
E-Mail: diana.autin@spannj.org

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Rights New Jersey
210 S. Broad Street, 3rd Floor
Trenton, NJ 08608

HAVA SOS
Lieutenant Governor/Secretary of State
New Jersey Division of Elections
PO Box 304
Trenton, NJ 08608

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New Mexico

State Council on DD

New Mexico DD Planning Council
810 W. San Mateo, Suite C
Santa Fe, NM 87505

Phone: (505) 476-7321 | Toll Free: (800) 311-2229
Fax: (505) 476-7320
Web: www.nmddpc.com

Acting Executive Director: Agnes Maldonado, agnes.maldonado@state.nm.us

Chair: Liz Thompson, leonliz@comcast.net

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Rights New Mexico
1720 Louisiana Blvd, N.E., Suite 204
Albuquerque, NM 87110

Phone: (505) 256-3100
TDD: (505) 256-3100
Fax: (505) 256-3184
E-Mail: Info@drnm.org
Web: www.drnm.org

Executive Director: James Jackson, JJackson@drnm.org

University Center on DD

University of New Mexico Center for Development & Disability
Pediatrics
2300 Menaul Boulevard, N.E.
Albuquerque, NM 87107

Phone: (505) 272-3000
TTY: (505) 272-0321
Fax: (505) 272-2014
Web: http://cdd.unm.edu

Executive Director: Catherine McClain, M.D., P.T., F.A.A.P., cmcclain@salud.unm.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Rights New Mexico
1720 Louisiana NE, Suite 204
Albuquerque, NM 87110

HAVA SOS
Office of the New Mexico Secretary of State
325 Don Gaspar, Suite 300
Santa Fe, NM 87503

Native American Consortium State Activities

Protection and Advocacy Agency
Native American Disability Law Center, Inc.
3535 East 30th Street, Suite 201
Farmington, NM 87402

Phone: (505) 566-5880 | Toll Free: (800) 862-7271
Fax: (505) 566-5889
Web: www.nativedisabilitylaw.org

Executive Director: Therese Yanan, tyanan@nativedisabilitylaw.org

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New York

State Council on DD

New York State DD Council
99 Washington Avenue, 12th Floor, Suite 1230
Albany, NY 12210

Phone: (518) 486-7505 | Toll Free: (800) 395-3372
TDD: (518) 402-3486
Fax: (518) 402-3505
E-Mail: ddpc@ddpc.state.ny.us
Web: http://ddpc.ny.gov/

Executive Director: Sheila M. Carey, Sheila.Carey@ddpc.ny.gov

Chair: Rose Marie Toscano, rmtnge@rit.edu

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Rights New York
Disability Advocates, Inc.
725 Broadway, Suite 450
Albany, New York 12207

Phone: 518-432-7861 x14

TDD: (800) 624-4143
Fax: (518) 388-2890

Executive Director: Timothy A. Clune, Esq., tac@disabilityadvocates.org

University Center on DD

Rose F. Kennedy University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research and Service
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
1410 Pelham Parkway South
Yeshiva University
Bronx, NY 10461

Phone: (718) 430-8524
Fax: (718) 904-1162
E-Mail: cerc@einstein.yu.edu
Web: www.einstein.yu.edu/cerc/

Executive Director: Robert W. Marion, MD, robert.marion@einstein.yu.edu

Westchester Institute for Human Development UCEDD in affiliation with New York Medical College
Cedarwood Hall
Valhalla, NY 10595

Phone: (914) 493-8204
Fax: (914) 493-7899
E-Mail: wihd@wihd.org
Web: www.wihd.org/

Executive Director: Ansley Bacon, Ph.D, abacon@wihd.org

Strong Center for Developmental Disabilities, University of Rochester
Golisano Children’s Hospital at Strong
601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 671
Rochester, NY 14642-8671

Phone: (585) 275-0355
Fax: (585) 275-3366
Web: www.urmc.rochester.edu/

Executive Director: Stephen Sulkes, MD, Steve_Sulkes@urmc.rochester.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
State of New York Commission on Quality of Care and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities
401 State Street
Schenectady, New York 12305

HAVA SOS
State Board of Elections
40 Steuben Street
Albany, NY 12207-2108

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North Carolina

State Council on DD

North Carolina Council on Developmental Disabilities
3125 Poplarwood Court, Suite 200
Raleigh, NC 27607

Phone: (919) 420-7901
Toll Free: (800) 357-6916
Fax: (919) 420-7917
Web: www.nccdd.org

Executive Director: Holly Riddle, Holly.Riddle@dhhs.nc.gov

Chair: Robert J. Rickelman Ph.D., rjrickel@uncc.edu

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Rights North Carolina
2626 Glenwood Avenue, Suite 550
Raleigh, NC 27608

Phone: (919) 856-2195 | Toll Free: (877) 235-4210
TDD: (919) 733-9250
Fax: (919) 856-2244
E-Mail: info@disabilityrightsnc.org
Web: www.disabilityrightsnc.org

Executive Director: Vicki Smith, vicki.smith@disabilityrightsnc.org

University Center on DD

Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Campus Box 7255
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-7255

Phone: (919) 966-5171
Fax: (919) 966-2230
Web: www.cidd.unc.edu

Executive Director: Joseph Piven, joe_piven@med.unc.edu

Projects of National Significance

Emergency Preparedness Special Initiatives
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Office of Sponsored Research
104 Airport Drive, Suite 2200, CB# 1350
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-5023

Contact: Irene N. Zipper, MSW, Ph.D
Phone: (919) 966-6395
E-Mail: izipper@unc.edu

PNS 360
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Office of Sponsored Research
104 Airport Drive, Suite 2200
Chapel Hill, NC 27599-5023

Contact: Irene Zipper, PhD, Principal Investigator
Phone: (919) 962-4673
E-Mail: izipper@unc.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Rights North Carolina
2626 Glenwood Avenue, Suite 550
Raleigh, NC 27608

HAVA SOS
North Carolina State Board of Elections
506 North Harrington Street
Raleigh, NC 27603

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North Dakota

State Council on DD

North Dakota State Council on Developmental Disabilities
1237 W Divide Ave, Suite 3
Bismarck ND 58501-1208

Phone: (701) 328-4847
E-Mail: chess@nd.gov
Fax: (701) 328-8969
Web: www.ndcpd.org/SCDD/

Executive Director: Cheryl Hess, chess@nd.gov

Chair: Mary Simonson, opendoorctr@hotmail.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

North Dakota Protection & Advocacy Project
400 E. Broadway, Suite 409
Bismarck, ND 58501

Phone: (701) 328-2950 | Toll Free: (800) 472-2670
Fax: (701) 328-3934
Web: www.ndpanda.org

Executive Director: Teresa Larsen, tlarsen@nd.gov

University Center on DD

North Dakota Center for Persons with Disabilities
Minot State University
500 University Avenue West
Minot, ND 58707

Phone: (701) 858-3580 | Toll Free: (800) 233-1737
TTY: (701) 858-3580
Fax: (701) 858-3483
E-Mail: ndcpd@minotstateu.edu
Web: www.ndcpd.org

Executive Director: Brent Askvig, Ph.D., brent.askvig@minotstateu.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Rights North Dakota
400 East Broadway, Suite 409
Bismarck, ND 58501-4071

HAVA SOS
Secretary of State
State of North Dakota
600 East Boulevard Avenue, Department 108
Bismarck, ND 58505-0500

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Ohio

State Council on DD

Ohio Developmental Disabilities Council
899 E. Broad St., Suite 203
Columbus, OH 43205

Phone: (614) 466-5205 | Toll-Free: (800) 766-7426
TDD: (614) 644-5530
Fax: (614) 466-0298
Web: www.ddc.ohio.gov

Executive Director: Carolyn Knight, Carolyn.Knight@dodd.ohio.gov

Chair: Michael Scholl, mscholl3@columbus.rr.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Ohio Legal Rights Service
50 West Broad Street, Suite 1400
Columbus, OH 43215-5923

Phone/TDD: (614) 466-7264 | Toll Free: (800) 282-9181 (in-state only)
TTY: (614) 728-2553 | Toll Free TTY: (614) 858-3542
Fax: (614) 644-1888
Web: www.olrs.ohio.gov

Executive Director: Michael Kirkman, Esq., MKirkman@olrs.state.oh.us

University Center on DD

University of Cincinnati UCEDD
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center
Division of Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
MLC 4002
3333 Burnet Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45229-3039

Phone: (513) 803-3627
TTY: (513) 636-4626
Fax: (513) 636-2837
E-Mail: Karen.edwards@cchmc.org
Web: www.cincinnatichildrens.org/ucedd

Executive Director: Karen Edwards, MD MPH, Karen.edwards@cchmc.org

Nisonger Center
Ohio State University
OSU Medical Center/Office of Health Sciences
357 McCampbell
1581 Dodd Dr
Columbus, OH 43210

Phone: (614) 292-0775
Fax: (614) 292-3727
Web: www.nisonger.osu.edu/

Executive Director: Marc J. Tasse, PhD, marc.tasse@osumc.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Ohio Legal Rights Service
50 West Broad Street, Suite 1400
Columbus, OH 43215

HAVA SOS
Ohio Secretary of State
180 E. Broad Street, 15th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215

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Oklahoma

State Council on DD

Oklahoma DD Council
2401 N.W. 23rd Street, Suite 74
Oklahoma City, OK 73107

Phone: (405) 521-4984
Fax: (405) 521-4910
Web: www.okddc.ok.gov

Executive Director: Ann Trudgeon, ann.trudgeon@okddc.ok.gov

Chair: Mark Liotta, chiefdeputy@tulsacounty.org

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Oklahoma Disability Law Center, Inc.
2915 Classen Blvd, Suite 300
Oklahoma City, OK 73106

Phone: (405) 525-7755 | Toll Free: (800) 880-7755
Fax: (405) 525-7759
E-Mail: quinton@okdlc.org
Web: www.oklahomadisabilitylaw.org
Web: www.redlands-partners.org

Executive Director: Kayla Bower, kayla@okdlc.org

University Center on DD

Center for Interdisciplinary Learning and Leadership
University of Oklahoma
Health Sciences Center
College of Medicine
PO Box 26901, Rob 342
Oklahoma City, OK 73190-3042

Phone: (405) 271-4500 | Toll Free: (800) 627-6827
TTY: (405) 271-1464
Fax: (405) 271-1459
Web: www.ouhsc.edu/thecenter/

Executive Director: Valerie Williams, Ph.D., valerie-williams@ouhsc.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Oklahoma Disability Law Center, Inc.
2915 Classen Boulevard, Suite 300
Oklahoma City, OK 73106

HAVA SOS
Oklahoma State Election Board
PO Box 53156
Oklahoma City, OK 73152

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Oregon

State Council on DD

Oregon Council on Developmental Disabilities
540 24th Place, NE
Salem, OR 97301-4517

Phone: (503) 945-9941 | Toll Free: (800) 292-4154 (Oregon Only)
Fax: (503) 945-9947
E-Mail: Ocdd@ocdd.org
Web: www.ocdd.org

Executive Director: Jaime Johnston Daignault, jdaignaultocdd@gmail.com

Chair: Donna Rabin, Chairocdd@gmail.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Rights Oregon
620 S.W., Fifth Ave., 5th Floor
Portland, OR 97204-1428

Phone: (503) 243-2081 | Toll Free: (800) 452-1694
TDD: (503) 232-9161 | TDD Toll Free: (800) 556-5351
Fax: (503) 243-1738
E-Mail: welcome@disabilityrightsoregon.org
Web: www.disabilityrightsoregon.org

Executive Director: Robert Joondeph, bob@disabilityrightsoregon.org

University Center on DD

University of Oregon UCEDD
College of Education
5252 University of Oregon
Eugene, OR 97403-5252

Phone: (541) 346-3591
Fax: (541) 346-2594
E-Mail: uocedd@uoregon.edu
Web: http://ucedd.uoregon.edu

Executive Director: James Squires, Ph.D., jsquires@uoregon.edu

Oregon Institute on Disability & Development
Oregon Health & Science University
Child Development and Rehabilitation Center
707 SW Gaines St.
Portland, OR 97239

Phone: (503) 494-8364
Fax: (503) 494-6868
E-Mail: oidd@ohsu.edu
Web: www.oidd.org

Executive Director: Don Lollar, Ed.D., lollar@ohsu.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Rights Oregon
620 SW Fifth, Suite 500
Portland, OR 97204

HAVA SOS
Secretary of State
136 State Capitol
Salem, OR 97310-0722

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Pennsylvania

State Council on DD

Pennsylvania DD Council
Room 561, Forum Building
Harrisburg, PA 17120-0001

Phone: (717) 787-6057 | Toll Free: (877) 685-4452
TTY: (717) 705-0819
Fax: (717) 772-0738
Web: www.paddc.org

Executive Director: Graham Mulholland, gmulhollan@state.pa.us

Chair: Jeff Parker, jparker@ucpittsburgh.org

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Rights Network of Pennsylvania (DRN)
1414 N. Cameron Street, Suite C
Harrisburg, PA 17103

Phone: (717) 236-8110 | Toll Free: (800) 692-7443
TDD: (877) 375-7139
Fax: (717) 236-0192
E-Mail: drnpa@drnpa.org
Web: http://drnpa.org

Executive Director (Acting): Judy Banks, jbanks@drnpa.org

University Center on DD

Institute on Disabilities/UCEDD
Temple University
Student Center
1755 N 13th St., Room 411
Philadelphia, PA 19122

Phone: (215) 204-1356
TTY: (215) 204-1356
Fax: (215) 204-6336
E-Mail: iod@temple.edu
Web: http://disabilities.temple.edu/

Executive Director (Acting): James Earl Davis, james.earl.davis@temple.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Rights Network of Pennsylvania
1414 N. Cameron Street, Suite C
Harrisburg, PA 17103

HAVA SOS
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Department of State
302 North Office Building
Harrisburg, PA 17120

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Rhode Island

State Council on DD

Rhode Island DD Council
400 Bald Hill Road, Suite 515
Warwick, RI 02886

Phone: (401) 737-1238
Fax: (401) 737-3395
E-Mail: riddc@riddc.org
Web: www.riddc.org

Executive Director: Mary Okero, riddc@riddc.org

Chair: John Susa, John.Susa@verizon.net

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Rhode Island Disability Law Center, Inc.
275 Westminster Street, Suite 401
Providence, RI 02903-3434

Phone: (401) 831-3150 | Toll Free: (800) 733-5332
TDD: (401) 831-5335
Fax: (401) 274-5568
E-Mail: info@ridlc.org
Web: www.ridlc.org

Executive Director: Ray Bandusky, rbandusky@ridlc.org

University Center on DD

Paul V. Sherlock Center on Disabilities
Rhode Island College
600 Mount Pleasant Avenue
Providence, RI 02908

Phone: (401) 456-8072
TTY: (401) 456-8773
Fax: (401) 456-8150
Web: www.ric.edu/sherlockcenter/

Executive Director: A. Anthony Antosh, EdD, aantosh@ric.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Rhode Island Disability Law Center, Inc.
275 Westminster Street, Suite 401
Providence, RI 02903-3434

HAVA SOS
Office of the Secretary of State
Elections & Civics Division
State House Room 217
Providence, RI 02903

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South Carolina

State Council on DD

South Carolina DD Council
1205 Pendleton Street, Suite 461
Columbia, SC 29201-3731

Phone: (803) 734-0465
TDD: (803) 734-1147
Fax: (803) 734-0241
Web: www.scddc.state.sc.us

Executive Director: Valarie Bishop, vbishop@oepp.sc.gov

Chair: Vicki Powell, vckpowell28@gmail.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Protection and Advocacy for People with Disabilities, Inc
3710 Landmark Drive, Suite 208
Columbia, SC 29204

Phone: (803) 782-0639 | Toll Free: (866) 275-7273
TDD: (803) 782-0639 | Toll Free TDD: (866) 232-4525
Fax: (803) 790-1946
E-Mail: info@pandasc.org
Web: www.pandasc.org

Executive Director: Gloria Prevost, Prevost@pandasc.org

University Center on DD

University of South Carolina Center for Disability Resources
Department of Pediatrics, School of Medicine
Columbia, SC 29208

Phone: (803) 935-5231
Fax: (803) 935-5059
Web: http://uscm.med.sc.edu/cdrhome/

Executive Director: David Rotholz, David.Rotholz@uscmed.sc.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
South Carolina Protection and Advocacy for People with Disabilities, Inc.
3710 Landmark Drive, Suite 208
Columbia, SC 29204

HAVA SOS
Director Public Information and Training
South Carolina Election Commission
PO Box 5987
Columbia, SC 29250

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South Dakota

State Council on DD

South Dakota Council on Developmental Disabilities
Hillsview Plaza, East Hwy 34
c/o 500 East Capitol
Pierre, SD 57501

Phone: (605) 773-6369
TDD: (605) 773-5990
Fax: (605) 773-5483
Web: www.dhs.sd.gov/ddc/

Executive Director: Arlene Poncelet, Arlene.Poncelet@state.sd.us

Chair: Vikki Day, vikki74@live.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

South Dakota Advocacy Services
221 South Central Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501

Phone: (605) 224-8294 | Toll Free: (800) 658-4782
TDD: (605) 224-8294
Fax: (605) 224-5125
E-Mail: sdas@sdadvocacy.com
Web: www.sdadvocacy.com

Executive Director: Robert J. Kean, keanr@sdadvocacy.com

University Center on DD

Center for Disabilities,
Sanford School of Medicine of
The University of South Dakota

Department of Pediatrics
1400 West 22nd Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57105-1570

Phone: (605) 357-1439 | Toll Free: (800) 658-3080
TTY: (800) 658-3080
Fax: (605) 357-1438
E-Mail: cd@usd.edu
Web: www.usd.edu/cd/

Executive Director: Judy Struck, EdD, Judy.Struck@usd.edu

Projects of National Significance

Youth Information, Training and Resources Center
National Youth Leadership Network
221 S. Central Ave.
Pierre, SD 57501

Contact: Betsy Valnes, Executive Director
Phone: (605) 224-5336
E-Mail: bvalnes@tie.net

HAVA

HAVA P&A
South Dakota Advocacy Services
221 South Central Avenue
Pierre, SD 51501

HAVA SOS
South Dakota Office of Secretary of State
State Capitol, Suite 204
500 East Capitol Avenue
Pierre, SD 57501-5070

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Tennessee

State Council on DD

Tennessee Council on Developmental Disabilities
Parkway Towers, Suite 130
404 James Robertson Parkway
Nashville, TN 37243-0228

Phone: (615) 253-5369
Fax: (615) 532-6964
Web: www.state.tn.us/cdd/

Executive Director: Wanda Willis, wanda.willis@tn.gov

Chair: Stephanie Brewer Cook, scook@cityofknoxville.org

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Law & Advocacy Center of Tennessee
2416 21st Avenue South, Suite 100
Nashville, TN 37212

Phone: (615) 298-1080 | Toll Free: (800) 342-1660
TDD: (888) 852-2852
Fax: (615) 298-2046
E-Mail: gethelp@dlactn.org
Web: www.dlactn.org

Executive Director: Lisa Primm
E-Mail: lisap@dlactn.org

University Center on DD

Boling Center for Developmental Disabilities
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
711 Jefferson Avenue
Memphis, TN 38105

Phone: (901) 448-6511 | Toll Free: (888) 572-2249
TTY: (901) 448-4677
Fax: (901) 448-7097
Web: www.uthsc.edu/bcdd/

Executive Director: Frederick B. Palmer, M.D., fpalmer@uthsc.edu

Vanderbilt Kennedy Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
Vanderbilt University, PMB 40
230 Appleton Place
Nashville, TN 37203

Phone: (615) 322-8240 | Toll Free: (866) 936-8852
Fax: (615) 322-8236

Executive Director: Elise Mcmillan, elise.mcmillan@vanderbilt.edu, ucedd@vanderbilt.edu
Web: http://kc.vanderbilt.edu/kennedy/ucedd/
Web: www.familypathfinder.org

Executive Director: Elisabeth M. Dykens, PhD, Elisabeth.dykens@vanderbilt.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Law & Advocacy
Center of Tennessee
2416 21st Avenue South, Suite 100
Nashville, TN 37212

HAVA SOS
State of Tennessee
Department of State
Division of Elections
312 Rosa L. Parks Avenue
9th Floor, William R. Snodgrass Tower
Nashville, TN 37243

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Texas

State Council on DD

Texas Council for DD
6201 East Oltorf, Suite 600
Austin, TX 78741

Phone: (512) 437-5432 | Toll Free: (800) 262-0334
Fax: (512) 437-5434
E-Mail: tcdd@tcdd.state.tx.us
Web: www.txddc.state.tx.us

Executive Director: Roger A. Webb, Roger.Webb@tcdd.state.tx.us

Chair: Brenda Coleman-Beattie, bcb@sprintmail.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Rights Texas
7800 Shoal Creek Blvd, Suite 171-E
Austin, TX 78757

Phone: (512) 454-4816 | Toll Free: (800) 252-9108
TDD: (512) 454-4816
Fax: (512) 323-0902
E-Mail: infoai@advocacyinc.org
Web: www.disabilityrightstx.org

Executive Director: Mary S. Faithfull, mfaithfull@advocacyinc.org

University Center on DD

The Texas Center for Disability Studies
The University of Texas at Austin
J. J. Pickle Research Campus
10100 Burnet Road
The Commons Center, Suite 1.154
Austin, TX 78758-4445

Phone: (512) 232-0740 | Toll Free: (800) 828-7839
TTY: (512) 232-0762
Fax: (512) 232-0761
E-Mail: txcds@uttcds.org
Web: http://tcds.edb.utexas.edu

Executive Director: Penny C. Seay, Ph.D, pseay@mail.utexas.edu

Center on Disability and Development
Texas A&M University
Department of Educational Psychology
Harrington 637F
Mail Stop 4225
College Station, TX 77843-4225

Phone: (979) 845-4612
Fax: (979) 862-1256
E-Mail: mbenz@tamu.edu
Web: http://cdd.tamu.edu

Executive Director: Michael R. Benz, Ph.D., mbenz@tamu.edu

Projects of National Significance

PNS 360
Texas Center for Disability Studies—University of Texas at Austin
10100 Burnet Rd., Building 137, Suite 1.154
Austin, TX 78758

Contact: Laura Buckner, M.Ed., Co-Director
Phone: (903) 291-1990
E-Mail: laura.buckner@mail.utexas.edu

PNS-Community Access
Respite Care of San Antonio, Inc. 
605 Belknap Place
San Antonio, TX 78212

Contact: Cara Magrane
Phone: (210) 737-1212
E-Mail: cmagrane@sbcglobal.net

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Rights Texas
7800 Shoal Creek Boulevard
Suite 171-E
Austin, TX 78757

HAVA SOS
Secretary of State
Elections Division
PO Box 12060
Austin, TX 78711-2060

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Utah

State Council on DD

Utah DD Council
155 South, 300 West, Suite 100
Salt Lake City, UT 84101

Phone/TDD: (801) 533-3965
Fax: (801) 325-3968
Web: www.utahddcouncil.org

Executive Director: Claire Mantonya, clairemantony@utah.gov

Chair: Sherri Dial, sdial@fivecounty.utah.gov

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Law Center
The Community Legal Center
205 North 400 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84103

Phone: (801) 363-1347 | Toll Free: (800) 662-9080
TTY: (801) 924-3185
Fax: (801) 363-1437
E-Mail: http://disabilitylawcenter.org/contact-us/
Web: http://disabilitylawcenter.org

Executive Director (Acting): Adina Zahradnikova, azahradnikova@disabilitylawcenter.org

University Center on DD

Center for Persons with Disabilities
Utah State University UCEDD
6800 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-6800

Phone: (435) 797-1981 | Toll Free: (866) 284-2821
TTY: (435) 797-1981
Fax: (435) 797-3944
Web: www.cpdusu.org

Executive Director: Bryce Fifield, Ph.D., bryce.fifield@usu.edu

Projects of National Significance

PNS 360
Utah State University—Center for Persons with Disabilities
6800 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-6800

Contact: Judith Holt, Ph.D., Principal Investigator
Phone: (435) 797-7517
E-Mail: judith@cpd2.usu.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Law Center at the Community Legal Center
205 North 400 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84103

HAVA SOS
Utah Division Elections
Utah State Capitol Complex, Suite 220
PO Box 142325
Salt Lake City, UT 84114

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Vermont

State Council on DD

VT Developmental Disabilities Council
103 South Main Street
One North, Suite 117
Waterbury, VT 05671-0206

Phone: (802) 828-1310 | Toll Free: (888) 317-2006
Fax: (802) 828-1321
E-mail: vtddc@state.vt.us
Web: www.ddc.vermont.gov

Executive. Director: Karen Schwartz, karen.schwartz@ahs.state.vt.us

Chair: Harriet Hall, greenharriet@yahoo.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Vermont Protection and Advocacy, Inc.
141 Main Street, Suite 7
Montpellier, VT 05602

Phone: (802) 229-1355 | Toll Free: (800) 834-7890
Fax: (802) 229-1359
E-Mail: info@disabilityrightsvt.org
Web: www.disabilityrightsvt.org

Executive Director: Edward Paquin, Jr., Ed@DisabilityRightsVt.org

University Center on DD

Center on Disability and Community Inclusion
The UCEDD of Vermont/University of Vermont
College of Education and Social Services
Mann Hall, 3rd Floor
208 Colchester Ave.
Burlington, VT 05405-1757

Phone: (802) 656-4031
TTY: (802) 656-8499
Fax: (802) 656-1357
E-Mail: michaella.collins@uvm.edu
Web: www.uvm.edu/~cdci/

Executive Director: Susan M. Ryan, Ph.D., susan.ryan@uvm.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Rights Vermont
141 Main Street, Suite #7
Montpelier, VT 05602

HAVA SOS
State of Vermont
Office of the Secretary of State
Redstone Building
26 Terrace Street
Montpelier, VT 05609-1101

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Virginia

State Council on DD

VA Board for People with Disabilities
1100 Bank Street
Washington Office Bldg, 7th Floor
Richmond, VA 23219

Phone: (804) 786-0016
Toll Free TDD: (800) 846-4464
Fax: (804) 786-1118
Web: www.vaboard.org

Executive Director: Heidi Lawyer, Heidi.Lawyer@vbpd.virginia.gov

Chair: Christy Crowther, christy.crowther@atlfa.org

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Virginia Office for Protection and Advocacy
1910 Byrd Avenue, Suite 5
Richmond, VA 23230

Phone: (804) 225-2042 | Toll Free: (800) 552-3962
TDD: (804) 225-2042
Fax: (804) 662-7057
E-Mail: general.vopa@virginia.gov
Web: www.vopa.state.va.us

Executive Director: Colleen Miller, Colleen.Miller@vopa.virginia.gov

University Center on DD

Partnership for People with Disabilities
Virginia University Center of Excellence
Virginia Commonwealth University
PO Box 843020
Richmond, VA 23284-3020

Phone: (804) 828-3876
TTY: (800) 828-1120
Fax: (804) 828-0042
Web: www.partnership.vcu.edu

Executive Director: Donna Gilles, Ed.D, dlgilles@vcu.edu

Projects of National Significance

PNS 360
Virginia Commonwealth University
700 East Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23298-3020

Contact: Dana Yarbrough
Phone: (804) 828-0352
E-Mail: dvyarbrough@vcu.edu

PNS-Community Access
Hampton University
100 E. Queen Street
Hampton, VA 23668-0108

Contact: Bernadette Williams, DSc.
Phone: (757) 727-5157
E-Mail: Bernadette.williams@hamptonu.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Virginia Office for Protection and Advocacy
1910 Byrd Avenue, Suite 5
Richmond, VA 23230

HAVA SOS
State Board of Elections
1100 Bank Street, Suite 1
Richmond, VA 23219

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Washington

State Council on DD

Washington State DD Council
2600 Martin Way E., Suite F
PO Box 48314
Olympia, WA 98504-8314

Phone: (360) 586-3560 | Toll Free: (800) 634-4473
Fax: (360) 586-2424
Web: www.ddc.wa.gov

Executive Director: Ed M. Holen, ed.holen@ddc.wa.gov

Chair: Vacant

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Rights Washington
315 Fifth Avenue South, Suite 850
Seattle, WA 98104

Phone: (206) 324-1521
TTD: (206) 957-0728
Toll Free TTY: (800) 905-0209
Fax: (206) 957-0729
E-Mail: info@dr-wa.org
Web: www.disabilityrightswa.org

Executive Director: Mark Stroh, mstroh@dr-wa.org

University Center on DD

Center on Human Development & Disability
University of Washington
PO Box 357920
Seattle, WA 98195-7920

Phone: (206) 543-2832
Fax: (206) 543-5771
E-Mail: Chdd@u.washington.edu
Web: http://depts.washington.edu/chdd/

Executive Director: Michael J.Guralnick, Ph.D., mjgural@u.washington.edu

Projects of National Significance

PNS 360
The Arc of King County
233 6th Avenue North
Seattle, WA 98109

Contact: Debi Arrants
Phone: (206) 264-6337
E-Mail: debi@arcofkingacounty.org

PNS-Community Access
Washington PAVE
6316 South 12th Street
Tacoma, WA 98465

Contact: Jill McCormick, Project Coordinator
Phone: (253) 565-2266
E-Mail: jmccormick@wapave.org

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Rights Washington
315 5th Avenue South. Suite 850
Seattle, WA 98104

HAVA SOS
Washington Secretary of State
Legislative Building
PO Box 40220
Olympia, WA 98504-0220

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West Virginia

State Council on DD

West Virginia DD Council
110 Stockton Street
Charleston, WV 25312-2521

Phone: (304) 558-0416
TDD: (304) 558-2376
Fax: (304) 558-0941
Web: www.ddc.wv.gov

Executive Director: Steve Wiseman, steve.a.wiseman@wv.gov

Chair: Stacey Thomas, crazyaboutmy3sons@yahoo.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

West Virginia Advocates, Inc.
Litton Bldg., 4th Floor
1207 Quarrier St.
Charleston, WV 25301

Phone: (304) 346-0847 | Toll Free: (800) 950-5250
TDD: (304) 346-0847
Fax: (304) 346-0867
E-Mail: wvainfo@wvadvocates.org
Web: wvadvocates.org

Executive Director: Clarice Hausch, chausch@wvadvocates.org

University Center on DD

Center for Excellence in Disabilities
West Virginia University
959 Hartman Run Road, Research Park
Morgantown, WV 26505

Phone: (304) 293-4692 | Toll-Free: (888) 829-9426
Fax: (304) 293-7294
TTY: (800) 518-1448
E-Mail: contact@cedwvu.org
Web: www.cedwvu.org

Executive Director: Ashok S. Dey, PhD, adey@hsc.wvu.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
West Virginia Advocates
1207 Quarrier Street, 4th Floor
Charleston, WV 253301-1842

HAVA SOS
Secretary of State Office
1900 Kanawha Boulevard, East
Charleston, WV 25305-0770

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Wisconsin

State Council on DD

Wisconsin Board for People with Developmental Disabilities
201 W. Washington Avenue, Suite 110
Madison, WI 53703-2796

Phone: (608) 266-7826
Fax: (608) 267-3906
Web: www.wi-bpdd.org

Executive Director: Beth Swedeen, beth.swedeen@wisconsin.gov

Chair: Cindy Zellner-Ehlers, ehlers@door.co.wi.us

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Disability Rights Wisconsin
131 West Wilson St., Suite 700
Madison, WI 53703

Phone: (608) 267-0214
TTD: (888) 758-6049
Fax: (608) 267-0368
E-Mail: info@drwi.org
Web: www.disabilityrightswi.org

Acting Executive Director: Joan Karan, joan.karan@drwi.org

University Center on DD

Waisman Center UCEDD
University of Wisconsin-Madison
1500 Highland Avenue
Madison, WI 53705-2280

Phone: (608) 263-1656
Fax: (608) 263-0529
Web: www.waisman.wisc.edu

Executive Director: Dan Bier, dan.bier@wisconsin.gov

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Rights Wisconsin
131 West Wilson Street, Suite 700
Madison, WI 53719

HAVA SOS
Elections Division
Wisconsin Government Accountability Board
212 East Washington, Avenue, 3rd Floor
Madison, WI 53707-7984

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Wyoming

State Council on DD

Wyoming Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities
122 West 25th Street
Herschler Bldg., 1st Floor, West
Cheyenne, WY 82002

Phone: (307) 777-7230 | Toll Free: (800) 438-5791 (In Wyoming)
Fax: (307) 777-5690
Web: http://ddcouncil.state.wy.us

Executive Director: Shannon Buller, shannon.buller@wyo.gov

Chair: Victor Orr, VictorOrr7@msn.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Wyoming Protection and Advocacy System, Inc.
7344 Stockman Street
Cheyenne, WY 82009

Phone: (307) 632-3496 | Toll Free: (800) 821-3091
Fax: (307) 638-0815
E-Mail: wypanda@wypanda.com
Web: www.wypanda.com

Executive Director: Jeanne A. Thobro, jcoyote@wypanda.com

University Center on DD

Wyoming Institute for Disabilities (WIND)
University of Wyoming
Department 4298
1000 East University Avenue
Laramie, WY 82071-4298

Phone: (307) 766-2761
TTY: (307) 766-2720
Fax: (307) 766-2763
E-Mail: WIND@uwyo.edu
Web: www.uwyo.edu/wind/

Executive Director: William MacLean, PhD, maclean@uwyo.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Wyoming Protection and Advocacy System, Inc.
7344 Stockman Street
Cheyenne, WY 82009

HAVA SOS
Wyoming Secretary of State
State Capitol Building
200 West 24th Street
Cheyenne, WY 82002

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U.S. Territories

Puerto Rico

State Council on DD

Puerto Rico DD Council
PO Box 9543
Santurce, PR 00908

Phone: (787) 722-0595
Fax: (787) 721-3622
E-Mail: ceddpr@gmail.com
Web: http://cedd.pr.gov

Executive Director: Myrainne Roa

Chair: Arturo Deliz Vélez

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Office of the Governor Ombudsman for Persons with Disabilities
Ombudsman for the Disabled
P.O Box 41309
San Juan, PR 00940-1309

Phone: (787) 721-4299 | Toll Free: (800) 981-4125
TTY: (787) 725-4014
Fax: (787) 721-2455
Web: www.oppi.gobierno.pr

Executive Director: Ivan Diaz Carrasquillo, idiaz@oppi.gobierno.pr

University Center on DD

Puerto Rico University Center for Excellence on Developmental Disabilities/IDD
Graduate School of Public Health
Medical Sciences Campus
University of Puerto Rico
PO Box 365067
San Juan, PR 00936-5067

Phone: (787) 754-4377 | Toll Free: (866) 754-4300
Fax: (787) 764-5424
Web: iddpr.rcm.upr.edu

Executive Director: Annie Alonso Amador, PsyD, MSW, annie.alonso@upr.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Office of the Ombudsman for Persons with Disabilities
PO Box 41309
San Juan, PR 00940-1309

HAVA SOS
Puerto Rico Elections Commissioner
550 Arterial Avenue
PO Box 195552
San Juan, PR 00919-5552

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Virgin Islands

State Council on DD

Disability Rights Center of the Virgin Islands
63 Estate Cane Carlton
Frederiksted, VI 00840

Phone: (340) 772-1200
TDD: (340) 772-4641
Fax: (340) 772-0609
E-Mail: info@drcvi.org
Web: www.drcvi.org

Executive Director: Ameila Headley-Lamont, amelia@drcvi.org

University Center on DD

Virgin Islands UCEDD
University of the Virgin Islands
#2 John Brewers Bay
St. Thomas, VI 00803

St. Thomas:
Phone: (340) 693-1322
Fax: (340) 693-1319

St. Croix:
Phone: (340) 692-4267
Fax: (340) 692-5599
Web: www.uvi.edu/sites/uvi/Pages/VIUCEDD-Home.aspx

Executive Director: Yegin Habtes, Ph.D.
Phone: (340) 693-1323
E-Mail: yhabtes@uvi.edu

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Disability Rights Center of the Virgin Island
63 Estate Cane Carlton
Fredriksted, St. Croix VI 00840

HAVA SOS
Election System of the Virgin Islands
PO Box 1499 Kingshill
St. Croix, VI 00851-1499

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American Samoa

State Council on DD

American Samoa Developmental Disabilities Council
PO Box 1455
Pago Pago, AS 96799

Phone: (011-684) 633-2696 x238
Fax: (011-684) 633-2919
E-Mail: council@samoatelco.com

Executive Director: Norma L. Smith, nlsmith@dhss.as

Chair: William Steffany

American Samoa Protection and Advocacy Agency

Client Assistance Program and Protection & Advocacy
PO Box 3937
Pago Pago, AS 96799

Phone: (684) 633-2441
Fax: (684)633-7286
TDD: (011-684) 633-2441

Executive Director: Dr. Uta Laloulu Tagoilelagi, utalaloulu@yahoo.com

University Centers on DD

Pacific Basin Program
American Samoa Community College
Pago Pago, American Samoa 96799

Phone: (684) 699-7062
Fax: (684) 699-8843

Executive Director: Seth Galeai, Ph.D., s.galeai@ascc.as

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Office of Protection & Advocacy America Samoa
PO Box 3937
Pago Pago, America Samoa 96799

HAVA SOS
Election Office
American Samoa Government
PO Box 3970
Pago Pago, American Samoa 96799

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Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands

State Council on DD

CNMI Council on DD
PO Box 502565
US Northern Mariana Islands
Saipan, MP 96950-2565

Phone: (670) 664-7000
Fax: (670) 664-7030
E-Mail: gddc@cnmiddcouncil.org
Web: www.cnmicdd.org

Executive Director: Pam Sablan, Psablan.cnmicdd@gmail.com

Chair: Mariano K. Camacho, mcamacho@cnmiddcouncil.org

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Northern Marianas Protection and Advocacy Systems, Inc.
P.O Box 503529
Saipan, MP 96950

Phone: (670) 235-7274
Fax: (670) 235-7275
E-Mail: nmpasi@pticom.com
Web: nmpasi.com

Executive Director: James Rayphand, jamesrayphand@yahoo.com

University Center on DD

Pacific Basin UAP/Northern Marianas
Northern Marianas College School of Education
PO Box 501250
As Terlaje Campus
Saipan, MP 96950

Phone: (670) 234-5498
Fax: (670) 235-3253
Web: www.nmcnet.edu

Director: David Attao, MA, dattao@nmcnet.edu

Projects of National Significance

Voting Project
Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands — Commonwealth Election Commission
PO Box 500470
Saipan, MP 96950

Contact: Mr. Robert A. Guerrero
Phone: (670) 664-8683
E-mail: cec@votecnmi.gov.mp

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Guam

State Council on DD

Guam DD Council
University Castle Mall
130 University Drive, Suite 17
Mangilao, GU 96913

Phone: (671) 735-9127
TTY: (671) 735-9130
Fax: (671) 735-9121
E-Mail: guamddc@gddc.guam.gov
Web: www.guamddc.com

Executive Director: Rosanne Ada, rosanne.ada@gddc.guam.gov

Chair: Erlinda Tydingco, (671) 686-1936, magodai@yahoo.com

Protection and Advocacy Agency

Guam Legal Services Corporation (GLSC)
113 Bradley Place
Hagatna, GU 96910

Phone: (671) 477-9811
Fax: (671) 477-1320
E-Mail: information@guamlegalservices.com

Executive Director: Harold F. Parker, hankp2@hotmail.com

University Center on DD

Guam UCEDD
University of Guam
Office of Academic and Student Affairs
UOG Station
Mangilao, GU 96923

Phone: (671) 735-2481
TTY: (671) 734-6531
Fax: (671) 734-5709
E-Mail: heidi.sannicolas@guamcedders.org
Web: www.guamcedders.org

Executive Director: Heidi San Nicolas, Ph.D, heidi.sannicolas@guamcedders.org

Projects of National Significance

PNS 360
University of Guam, Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities, Education, Research & Service
UOG Station
Mangilao, GU 96923

Contact: Mary Fegurgur, PsyD, Project Director
Phone: (671) 735-2560
E-mail: mary.fegurgur@guamcedders.org

HAVA

HAVA P&A
Guam Legal Services Corporation
113 Bradley Place
Hagatna, Guam 96910

HAVA SOS
Office of the Lieutenant Governor
PO Box 2950
Hagtna, GU 96932

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