New Mexico Governor’s Commission on Disability 2014 Annual Report

New Mexico

Mission:

The New Mexico Governor’s Commission on disability is committed to improving the quality of life for all New Mexicans with disabilities by addressing social integration, economic self-sufficiency, political resolve, physical and program accessibility and full participation in the benefits of life and the rights of all individuals.

Objectives:

  • Increase awareness and knowledge of disability issues among policy-makers and the general public
  • Promote access to physical, sensory, programmatic, attitudinal and communication barriers
  • Increase opportunities for New Mexicans with disabilities to live successfully in the community, with services and supports as needed
  • Increasse collaboration and cooperation among disability related organizations in New Mexico

 

State Policies & Initiatives: 
Policy
Systems: 
  • Department of Rehabilitation Services
  • Department of Workforce Development
  • Other
Topics: 
  • Segregated Day & Employment Services
  • Cross-Agency Collaboration / Partnerships
Other: 
  • Governor's Commission on Disability
Date Enacted: 
01/15/2015
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