Intellectual & Developmental Disabilities

Westmoreland County’s Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month (March)

Since the Westmoreland County office of Developmental Services began the month long celebration of IDD Awareness in 2011, it has continued to grow in size and impact. Please see the links below for information regarding past celebrations and future plans for IDD Awareness Month.

IDD Awareness through the years

Westmoreland County IDD Awareness

Keep up to date with current plans, latest information in the advocacy world as well as an avenue to keep in contact with the IDD Awareness Planning Committee.

Spread the Word to End the R-Word -find out more about the nationwide efforts to end the derogatory use of the word “retarded,” take a pledge to end your use of this word, and find valuable resources to Spread the Word in your community!