AAIDD Texas Chapter (formerly Texas Association on Mental Retardation)

Address
PO Box 28076
Austin, TX 78755
Travis County
Contact Information
Email: 
patholder@austin.rr.com
Website: 
http://www.aaiddtx.org/
Phone Number: 
(512) 349-7470
General Information
Service Description: 
AAIDDTX is the Texas Chapter of the American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (AAIDD) . As a nonprofit organization our mission is to enhance the quality of services and provide meaningful opportunities and choices for people with IDD and their families by exchanging information and ideas, and by advancing the knowledge and skills of individuals in the field. The Association represents many disciplines (professionals, individuals with IDD and their families, and other interested persons). AAIDD Texas Chapter provides a forum for:  Developing the human resources and leadership needed in the field. Promoting quality services that include persons with IDD in the rhythms of the community. Encouraging basic and applied research and its dissemination and application. Influencing progressive public policies. Promoting public awareness and attitudes.

Resource Type

Advocacy, Support Groups and Legal Services
Communication
Keywords:
IDD, information, support
Age Groups Served: 
Pediatric
Adult
Geriatric
Languages Accommodated: 
English
Spanish
Fee Structure: 
No Cost
Payment Types Accepted: 
Not Applicable
Non-Profit Status: 
Non-Profit