About the Council

The Indiana Governor’s Council for People with Disabilities’ focus on advocacy and leadership training began in 1980 and has flourished in the areas of systems change advocacy, self-advocacy groups, Partners in Policymaking, grassroots efforts, community leadership, public policy and civic engagement. For more than 25 years, the Council has empowered tens of thousands of Hoosiers with disabilities to create positive changes throughout the state. For more information, visit www.in.gov/gpcpd.