Place Matters - YouTube Video
Place Matters is a short documentary about individuals with disabilities moving out of Virginia's training centers into the community. Created by Griffith Productions for the Virginia Board for People with Disabilities (VBPD).
Now accepting Youth Leadership Forum Applications
VBPD is now accepting applications for the 2016 Youth Leadership Forum training program. This four-day, all-expenses-paid event will be held from Monday, July 25 - Thursday, July 28, at Virginia State University in Petersburg. For more information and to apply, visit http://www.vaboard.org/ylf.htm.
Event & Conference Support Available
On occasion the Board may support events or conferences that further specific Board State Plan goals and objectives. The Board has $10,000 available in State Fiscal Year 2016 to fund events or conferences. For details, visit http://vaboard.org/grants.htm#support.
Interested in the Disability Service System?
Download the Board's 2014 Assessment of the Disability Services System. Volume 2 (500 pages) is available as a single PDF or by chapter, covering topics such as Early Intervention, Medicaid, Education, Transportation, and more.
Want to read the latest report...
(by the Independent Reviewer) on the DOJ Settlement Agreement? Visit http://1.usa.gov/1NsWcNZ to download the complete document and see updates.