Justin A. McCurry Library & Resource
This brochure provides an overview of council membership, mission, goals and activities.
Executive Summary State Plan
Consistent with federal law, each program funded by the DD Act of 2000 engages in activities to improve the lives of individuals with disabilities and their families and enhance participation in community life. The ODDC achieves its mission by developing a five year State Plan.
Executive Summary State Plan Fiscal Years 2007-11
Council Accomplishments Handout
This handout highlights some of the Council's past projects. It provides a chance for people to see some of what the Council has done quickly.
Consumer Involvement Fund
The Oklahoma Developmental Disabilities Council annually sets aside funds to assist advocates in the field of developmental disabilities to participate in conferences and short-term educational programs.
Consumer Involvement Fund Brochure
Important Changes to CIF - *Must Read*
Watch Your Words
Watch Your Words is a brochure produced by the council about the use of People First Language. This language puts the person before the disability. It describes what a person has, not who a person is.
Watch Your Words Brochure
Oral Health Care for Children with Special Needs
This Guide was created for Family Members, Caregivers and Dental Providers. It is a general information guide but provides resources for additional and more detailed information.
Oral Health Care for Children with Special Needs Guide
Tips for First Responders
Tips for First Responders is a set of cards the council provides to police, fire and emergency medical personnel for use in their vehicles, with helpful information about how to recognize and respond appropriately to people with disabilities.
Tips for First Responders Cards - Print Verison
Tips for First Responders - Online Version
Partners in Policymaking
Partners in Policymaking is a nine-month training course in best practice state-of-the-art information from national experts in the field of developmental disabilities. We provide books, suggestions and resources related to issues important to people with developmental disabilities, and role playing and direct experiences in influencing public policy at local, state and federal levels. It is designed for adults with disabilities, parents of children with disabilities who are too young to advocate for themselves, and advocates for persons with disabilities.
Partners in Policymaking Brochure
Youth Leadership Forum
The Youth Leadership Forum (YLF) is a unique program designed to provide leadership training to Oklahoma high school juniors and seniors with disabilities. Delegates representing their communities come together at a week-long event at a university campus to cultivate leadership skills, meet with government officials and explore career options.
Youth Leadership Forum Brochure
This warning ticket was created as a means to help drivers recognize when they may be illegally parked in a space reserved for people with disabilities. It may be printed on your computer or you can contact the council office to have copies mailed to you.
This voting guide for Oklahoman’s with disabilities details how to register to vote, accessibility at poling place, absentee voting procedures and other valuable information about the voting process. This guide also includes contact information for all County Election to help with any specific questions specific in your area.
The 2009 Oklahoma Developmental Disability Council Annual Report contains information about council programs, projects and community relations activities.
2009 Annual Report
2011 Annual Report
Impact of ODDC Programs on the Quality of Life for Beneficiaries
The Council began funding model demonstration projects more than 30 years ago. Oklahoma State University conducted an in-depth case study of a select group of former Council-funded projects, as a follow-up to a full longitudinal study of all previously-funded Council projects. This targeted secondary evaluation seeks to gain a data-rich understanding of the impact Council funding has had on the quality of life for beneficiaries served by these funded projects.