NACDD is a member of the Education Taskforce of the Consortium for Citizens Disabilities and helps to lead the efforts of the Taskforce. CCD is the largest coalition in greater, DC focused on a range of issues impacting persons with disabilities. CCD’s mission is to engage in advocacy efforts for national public policy that:
- Ensures the self-determination, independence, empowerment, integration and inclusion of children and adults with disabilities in all aspects of society
- Enhances the civil rights and quality of life of all people with disabilities and their families
- Reflects the values of the Americans with Disabilities Act
NACDD is a member of Alliance to Prevent Restraint, Aversive Interventions, and Seclusion focused on addressing these issues in the education system.