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The Illinois Council on Developmental Disabilities is dedicated to providing advocacy opportunities for individuals with developmental disabilities and families. 

Important Event Information

2020 Speak Up and Speak Out Summit (SUSO)

SUSO is a 5 day conference of speakers and fun activities that will show people with disabilities that they have a voice, they have choices in what they do with their life. We are committed to empowering persons with disabilities to reach their highest potential in education, employment and community living.  For more information about the 2020 SUSO Summit, please check out The Arc of Illinois SUSO webpage.

Advocacy Spotlight

ICDD Council Member, Barbara Pritchard and fellow colleagues Vicki Niswander and Leanne Mull conducted an interview on the WEFT radio program called Disability Beat by which they discussed the 2020 Speak Up and Speak Out Summit.  Check out the recording to get the latest updates and information on this outstanding advocacy event.