Are you interested in representing the voice of individuals with developmental disabilities or their families? Are you interested in helping to increasing supports for people to live in the community?
The Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services Individuals and Family Support Program invites self-advocates and families who support a person with a developmental disability to consider serving on the State IFSP Council or the Regional IFSP Council.
If you are interested in learning more about either the State or the Regional Council, please review the information provided in the links below:
- Overview of the Regional Council
- Overview of the State Council
- State and Regional Council Charters
- The State IFSP Plan
All council members are selected and appointed by DBHDS.
To apply, please click here to access the application.
Self-nominations will be accepted between October 5 to October 19, 2017.
Nominations will be reviewed and applicants will be contacted by November 6, 2017.
For more information about the State or Regional Council, please email IFSPCommunity@dbhds.virginia.gov.