Membership is open to current DDS Directors in each of the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. This allows for one Director Member from each DDS. Directors are voting members.
Associate Membership is available to current DDS personnel in substantial managerial, policy executing or policy influencing positions as determined by the respective DDS Director. Parent Agency administrators are also eligible for Associate Membership. Associates are non-voting members.
NCDDD's membership year runs from October 1st through September 30th each year. Your membership will expire on the September 30th following your join date. If a Director discontinues employment with DDS for any reason, membership may be transferred to the new DDS Director.
Membership drives are held each fall.
Membership dues are $50 for Director Members and $15 for Associate Members.
To apply complete the online application below and pay by credit card or via PayPal. You may also select the option to pay by check. If this option is selected, print the membership form and make a check or money order payable to National Council of Disability Determination Directors (NCDDD) and mail to:
Disability Determination Services
Attn: Frank Gilbertson
121 7th Pl E.
St. Paul, MN 55101