Human Development Center

Constituent Advisory Committee

HDC Constituent Advisory Committee

The purpose of the Constituent Advisory Committee (CAC) is to advise the Human Development Center (HDC) director, faculty, and staff in a manner that supports the HDC in meeting its responsibilities in  accordance with the Developmental Disabilities Assistance and Bill of Rights Act (2000). The HDC's CAC is comprised of self-advocates, family members, and representatives of self-advocacy organizations, key state agencies, and community provider organizations from across Louisiana. Members shape the mission and vision of the HDC by offering input on emerging needs and priorities of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities and their families and by participating in the development, implementation, evaluation, and dissemination of results of the HDC's activities and initiatives.