Other State Councils

Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC)
The Minnesota State Independent Living Council (SILC) establishes, monitors and evaluates the direction of Independent Living programs and services statewide. Visit the SILC website.

State Rehabilitation Council for the Blind (SRCB)
The State Rehabilitation Council for the Blind is mandated by both state and federal law. The council gives advice and recommendations to the State Services for the Blind about its products and services. Visit the SRCB website.

Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities (DD Council)
The Minnesota Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities seeks to assure that persons with developmental disabilities receive the necessary support to achieve increased independence, self determination, productivity, and integration into the community. Visit the DD Council website.

Minnesota State Council on Disability (MSCOD)
the Minnesota State Council on Disability advises the governor, state agencies, state legislature, and the public on disability issues and advocates for policies and programs in the public and private sectors that advance the rights of Minnesotans with disabilities. Visit the MSCOD website.