Virginia Board for People with Disabilities

Want to be a member of the Board?

Gubernatorial AppointmentsHurry! Applications are open until April 15, but screening will begin before then. Visit the Gubernatorial Appointments page for the application, requirements, and a list of all open positions.

Apply for Partners before April 30

Partners in PolicymakingThe VBPD seeks adult self-advocates and parents of young children with disabilities from across Virginia for the 2015 Partners in Policymaking (PIP) class. PIP will be held monthly, with the exception of December -- off for the holiday, in Richmond, September 2014 through May 2015. APPLY NOW!

Council Connection Blog

Council Connection BlogHave you visited our new blog? It’s named after our newsletter—and features longer format articles on policy, budget, housing, transportation, education, and Partners in Policymaking and the Youth Leadership Forum. You can access it by visiting va-board.blogspot.com or through the site tools under Connect & Share.

What Did the Board Do in 2013?

Program Performance Report Highlights Read about the year’s highlights, including the filming of “Place Matters;” advocacy; and grants for peer-to-peer mentoring, bringing transportation to rural areas, and expanding employment opportunities to individuals with disabilities.

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