NCCDD Brochures

(All downloadable documents)

People First (now available in Spanish): The new brochure “We have not met just yet, but... I’m Your Neighbor” provides useful tips for recognizing and speaking in ways that acknowledge the person before their disability. The 2010 People First booklet can be ordered or downloaded pdf / word (English), pdf / word (Spanish)

FYI: FYI is a guidebook for youth with developmental disabilities and their parents facing the transition to adulthood. FYI Spanish pdf

K-5:  People First K-5 is a guide to People First language for elementary school classes. K-5 Spanish pdf

People First Teen: People First Teen is a guide to People First language for young people in high school. People First Teen Spanish pdf

These brochures can be ordered from the Council office by contacting Cora Gibson at cora.gibson@dhhs.nc.gov or calling her at the Council office, 919-850-2901.