National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities (NACDD)
As part of the affiliation with the NACDD, the Louisiana DD Council national partnerships are expanded to include the national coalitions and partners found at this link: NACDD Coalitions and Partners.
Administration on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AIDD)
AIDD oversees the Developmental Disabilities Network, or DD Network, to meet the diverse needs of individuals with developmental disabilities in each state.
The Louisiana DD Network is comprised of:
- The Louisiana Developmental Disabilities Council;
- The Advocacy Center, serves as Louisiana’s State Protection and Advocacy System; and,
- LSU – Health Sciences Center, Human Development Center (HDC) located in the Louisiana State University School of Allied Health Professions, HDC serves as Louisiana’s University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research and Service (UCEDD).