In accordance with A.R.S. § 41-2701 et seq., competitive grant applications for the materials or services specified will be received by the Arizona Developmental Disabilities Planning Council at 3839 North Third Street, Suite 306, Phoenix, AZ 85012 until the time and date cited for each solicitation. Applications received by the correct time and date will be opened and the name of each applicant will be recorded.
One full application, in the format as instructed, must be submitted to the ADDPC Grants Manager. Applicants should read the Scope of Work and Instructions to verify if the complete application is submitted by mail and/or as an electronic PDF file. Narrative sections and forms that are included in each solicitation notice must be typewritten. Additional instructions for preparing applications are included in each solicitation notice.
Applications must be in the actual possession of the ADDPC on or prior to the due date and time and in the manner as requested by the ADDPC. Late applications will not be considered.
Persons with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation. Requests should be made as early as possible to allow time to arrange the accommodation. A person requiring special accommodations may contact the application contact person responsible for this procurement as identified above.
The Council is part of a nationwide network of state councils authorized by the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act of 2000 (commonly referred to as the DD Act).
What is the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act of 2000?
The purpose of the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act of 2000, herein referred to as the DD Act of 2000, is to assure that individuals with developmental disabilities and their families participate in the design of and have access to needed community services, individualized supports, and other forms of assistance that promote self-determination, independence, productivity, and integration and inclusion in all facets of community life, through culturally competent programs authorized under Title I of the DD Act of 2000.
The program is authorized by the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act of 2000, Title I, Section 121, Public Law 106-402, 42 U.S.C 15021-15045. The Catalog of Federal Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number is 93.630. This number will be required for audits conducted in accordance with federal programs.
The purpose of this grant is to enable individuals with developmental disabilities to become independent, productive, integrated and included into their communities. Funding under the DD Act of 2000 is to assist States in the development of a state plan for a comprehensive and coordinated system of services and other activities to enhance the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities and their families to their maximum potential, and to support a system which protects the legal and human rights of individuals with developmental disabilities.
Contact grants manager Marcella Crane at (602) 542-8976 or via email if you would like more grant information and materials.