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Welcome

The David H. Lawson Foundation was organized for charitable and educational purposes to benefit citizens with developmental and/or other intellectual disabilities.

Dr. David Lawson was committed to expanding opportunities and enhancing the quality of life of persons with developmental and/or other intellectual disabilities for over 30 years.

The Foundation is continuing his legacy by supporting programs and initiatives to increase access to quality services.

We envision organizations and individuals working collaboratively and creatively to satisfy the needs and choices of the consumers we are dedicated to supporting.

New Flash:

Commissioner Debra Ferguson Revamps Services for Mental Health & Developmental Disabilities

Learn more about her plan to improve the system, as well as read public reviews, information from town hall meetings, and find a list of team members and the stakeholder group here

 NEW POST: Guidelines for Disability Inclusion in Physical Activity, Nutrition, and Obesity Programs and Policies. Click here to read more!

 Consider volunteering for the DHLF! Click here to learn about what opportunities are available.