The North Carolina Council on Developmental Disabilities (NCCDD) is accepting public comment on its existing Five-Year State Plan through Aug. 14.

The NCCDD is asking for new proposals or amendments to the plan, including helping children with or at risk of developmental disabilities integrate into regular child care settings.

For more info, contact Melissa Swartz, quality improvement coordinator, at 420-7901 or go to the Council’s web site. The Five Year plan is available in alternative formats upon request by contacting Barton Cutter at

Comments may be returned to the NC Council on Developmental Disabilities, 3801 Lake Boone Trail, Suite 250, Raleigh, NC 27607, Attention: Melissa Swartz. Comments may be emailed to